How far is Big Bear Lake, CA from San Francisco, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Big Bear Lake and San Francisco is 392.67 miles (631.94 km).

Flight distance from Big Bear Lake, CA to San Francisco, CA is 392.67 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 57 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 51 minutes to travel from Big Bear Lake to San Francisco with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Big Bear Lake, California to San Francisco, California is: 472.79 miles (760.88 km) by car.

Driving from Big Bear Lake to San Francisco will take approximately 08 hours 03 minutes.

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#1 Big Bear Lake

Small city in San Bernardino County, California

Population 5338
GPS Coordinates 34°14'38"N 116°54'41"W
Latitude 34.2439000
Longitude -116.9114200
Altitude 2058
Country United States
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#2 San Francisco

The seventeenth most populous city in the United States and the center of the San Francisco Bay Area. It is located on the tip of a peninsula in Northern California. San Francisco is a major center for the technology industry and is home to the Golden Gate Bridge.

Population 866606
GPS Coordinates 37°46'30"N 122°25'10"W
Latitude 37.7749300
Longitude -122.4194200
Altitude 16
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Big Bear Lake and San Francisco

The distance between Big Bear Lake and San Francisco is 761 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 08 hours 27 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Big Bear Lake and San Francisco. The current time is 11:24:50.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 15 hours 45 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 11 hours 49 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 09 hours 27 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 07 hours 52 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 06 hours 45 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 06 hours 18 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 05 hours 53 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 63.15 liters (16.68 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Big Bear Lake and San Francisco.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Big Bear Lake to San Francisco is $89.34 (diesel $103.37).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.36 $5.59 $5.74 $6.2
Total $89.34 $93.29 $95.81 $103.37

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in California ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $5.355 (Diesel $6.196) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 20, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Big Bear Lake and San Francisco (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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