How far is San Mateo from San Francisco?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between San Mateo and San Francisco is 15.52 miles (24.97 km).

Flight distance from San Mateo, CA to San Francisco, CA is 15.52 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 02 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from San Mateo, California to San Francisco, California is: 19.57 miles (31.5 km) by car.

Driving from San Mateo to San Francisco will take approximately 00 hours 26 minutes.

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#1 San Mateo

City in San Mateo County, California, United States

Population 102398
GPS Coordinates 37°33'47"N 122°19'32"W
Latitude 37.5629900
Longitude -122.3255300
Altitude 13
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 San Mateo and San Francisco

The distance between San Mateo and San Francisco is 32 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 21 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 San Mateo and San Francisco. The current time is 19:02:53.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 00 hours 39 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 00 hours 29 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 23 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 19 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 16 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 15 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 14 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 2.61 liters (0.69 gallon) of gas to cover the route between San Mateo and San Francisco.
The estimated cost of gas to go from San Mateo to San Francisco is $2.83 (diesel $3.35).

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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on October 06, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between San Mateo 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.

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