The driving distance from Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco, California is:

947 miles / 1 524 km

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Driving distance from Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco, CA

The total driving distance from Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco, CA is 947 miles or 1 524 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Vancouver, Canada. It ends in San Francisco, California.

If you are planning a road trip, you might also want to calculate the total driving time from Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco, CA so you can see when you'll arrive at your destination.

You can also calculate the cost of driving from Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco, CA based on current local fuel prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between Vancouver, Canada and San Francisco, CA.

Planning to fly a plane instead? You might be more interested in calculating the straight line distance to fly from Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco, CA.

San Francisco is filled with steep streets and Lombard Street is not only steep, it is also one of the "crookedest" streets in the world. It has 8 sharp turns and offers the best street to go on an Advanced Hills and Crooked Street Segway Tour.

Electric Tour Company of San Francisco offers a two-hour tour that includes climbing the slope of Russian Hill, past cable cars to the peak of Lombard Street and cruise down the world famous "crookedest" street towards North Beach.

The tour will also stop at Saints Peter and Paul Church in Washington Square Park and end in Pier 39. The advanced Segway tour is not for everyone. You have to meet several requirements including taking a prior Segway tour in the last 12 months (can be another city), a 5-minute test ride, riders have to be ages 12 and up with minimum weight of 100 pounds and maximum weight of 250 pounds. Get more info at

Vancouver, Canada

City: Vancouver
Province: British Columbia
Country: Canada
Category: cities

San Francisco, California

City: San Francisco
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

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