As the Crow Flies
The distance between Chicago and San Francisco is 2,989 kilometers (1,857 miles).Chicago (Population: 2,695,598) is located in Illinois. San Francisco (Population: 805,235) is located in California. Illinois and California are both in the United States.
The driving distance from Chicago to San Francisco is kilometers ( miles).
The driving time is estimated to be .
The time zone of Chicago is Central Daylight Time (CDT), the local time is 4:00 PM. The time zone of San Francisco is Pacific Daylight Time (PDT), the local time is 2:00 PM.
The time difference is 2 hours.