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Distance between Colorado Springs, CO (COS) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Colorado Springs to Sacramento (Colorado Springs Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 911 miles / 1466 kilometers / 792 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Colorado Springs (COS) to Sacramento (SMF) is 1268 miles / 2041 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Colorado Springs to Sacramento.

Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

How far is Sacramento from Colorado Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 911.055 miles
  • 1466.201 kilometers
  • 791.685 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
  • 908.843 miles
  • 1462.640 kilometers
  • 789.763 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

B Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States Flag of 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 Colorado Springs and Sacramento is 1 hour. Sacramento is 1 hour behind Colorado Springs.

Time Difference

Colorado Springs, CO

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Sacramento, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Colorado Springs (COS) → Sacramento (SMF).

Distance:
911
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
911

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