Hawaii to San Francisco flight duration

What is the flight duration from Hawaii to San Francisco?

On average there are 7 flights flying direct each day from Hawaii to San Francisco. Below you will find the quickest flight duration, the average flight time and the longest flight duration.

Depart
Hawaii
Arrive
San Francisco
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Average direct flight time is 5 hours 5 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Hawaii to San Francisco is 4 hours 52 minutes.

A distance of 2,338 miles / 3,763 km

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Hawaii to San Francisco flight duration breakdown

  • Average flight duration: 5 hours 5 minutes
  • Shortest flight duration: 4 hours 52 minutes
  • Longest flight duration: 5 hours 12 minutes
  • Average daily flights: 7

Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Hawaii to San Francisco is 5 hours 5 minutes
  • Distance from Hawaii to San Francisco is 2,338 miles / 3,763 km
  • Hawaii is served by 2 airports Honolulu International Airport (HNL), Kona International Airport (KOA)
  • San Francisco is served by 1 airports San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

Airlines

Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Delta
Delta
Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian Airlines

DIRECT FLIGHTS

Honolulu International to San Francisco International
Flying with Hawaiian Airlines
5 hours 10 minutes
Honolulu International to San Francisco International
Flying with Alaska Airlines
5 hours 10 minutes
Honolulu International to San Francisco International
Flying with United
5 hours 12 minutes

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Hawaii to San Francisco flight time via Los Angeles International | to via LAX
Hawaii to Los Angeles International
5 hours 25 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 05 minutes
Los Angeles International to San Francisco
1 hours 35 minutes
Total journey time
12 hours 05 minutes
Hawaii to San Francisco flight time via Maui Kahului | to via OGG
Hawaii to Maui Kahului
42 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
1 hours 43 minutes
Maui Kahului to San Francisco
4 hours 52 minutes
Total journey time
7 hours 17 minutes
Hawaii to San Francisco flight time via Kona | to via KOA
Hawaii to Kona
48 minutes
Wait for connecting flight
5 hours 19 minutes
Kona to San Francisco
4 hours 58 minutes
Total journey time
11 hours 05 minutes

Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


Hawaii & San Francisco local time and timezones

San Francisco, United States time is 3 hours ahead of Hawaii, United States

Date and time in Hawaii, United States:
09:08 Sat, 19 Jun, 2021,
Honolulu Timezone: HST (-10:00)

Date and time in San Francisco, United States:
12:08 Sat, 19 Jun, 2021,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Hawaii, United States and San Francisco, United States? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 5 hours 5 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.