Map of flight path and driving directions from Denver to Sacramento.
Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).
How far is Sacramento from Denver?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Denver and Sacramento. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 909.259 miles
- 1463.311 kilometers
- 790.125 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
- 907.052 miles
- 1459.759 kilometers
- 788.207 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Denver and Sacramento is 1 hour. Sacramento is 1 hour behind Denver.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 144 kg (318 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Denver (DEN) → Sacramento (SMF).