The flight distance from Moscow, Russia to San Francisco, California is:

5,884 miles / 9 469 km

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Distance from Moscow, Russia to San Francisco, CA

The total distance from Moscow, Russia to San Francisco, CA is 5,884 miles.

This is equivalent to 9 469 kilometers or 5,113 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in Moscow, Russia.
It ends in San Francisco, California.

Your flight direction from Moscow, Russia to San Francisco, CA is North (-16 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Moscow, Russia to San Francisco, CA. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Moscow, Russia

City: Moscow
Region: Moscow City
Country: Russia
Category: cities

San Francisco, California

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

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