# Distance between Atlanta, GA (ATL) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Atlanta to Sacramento (Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 2092 miles / 3367 kilometers / 1818 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Atlanta (ATL) to Sacramento (SMF) is 2540 miles / 4087 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 51 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Sacramento.

Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

## How far is Sacramento from Atlanta?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and Sacramento. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2092.169 miles
• 3367.019 kilometers
• 1818.045 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 2087.652 miles
• 3359.749 kilometers
• 1814.120 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

B Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SMF
ICAO Code: KSMF
Coordinates: 38°41′43″N, 121°35′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Atlanta and Sacramento is 3 hours. Sacramento is 3 hours behind Atlanta.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 228 kg (502 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Atlanta (ATL) → Sacramento (SMF).

Distance:
2092
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2092

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