How far is El Cajon from San Francisco?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between El Cajon and San Francisco is 461.47 miles (742.66 km).

Flight distance from El Cajon, CA to San Francisco, CA is 461.47 miles. Estimated flight time is 01 hours 02 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 56 minutes to travel from El Cajon to San Francisco with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from El Cajon, California to San Francisco, California is: 515.09 miles (828.96 km) by car.

Driving from El Cajon to San Francisco will take approximately 07 hours 57 minutes.

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#1 El Cajon

City in California, United States of America

Population 102401
GPS Coordinates 32°47'41"N 116°57'45"W
Latitude 32.7947700
Longitude -116.9625300
Altitude 133
Country United States
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#2 San Francisco

Consolidated city-county in California, United States

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 El Cajon and San Francisco

The distance between El Cajon and San Francisco is 829 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 09 hours 12 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 El Cajon and San Francisco. The current time is 23:42:46.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 17 hours 09 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 12 hours 52 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 10 hours 18 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 08 hours 35 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 07 hours 21 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 06 hours 52 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 06 hours 25 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 68.8 liters (18.18 gallon) of gas to cover the route between El Cajon and San Francisco.
The estimated cost of gas to go from El Cajon to San Francisco is $61.43 (diesel $67.61).

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 per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 01, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between El Cajon 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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