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Distance between Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Fort Lauderdale to Sacramento (Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 2549 miles / 4102 kilometers / 2215 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Sacramento (SMF) is 3024 miles / 4867 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 18 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Lauderdale to Sacramento.

Shortest flight path between Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

How far is Sacramento from Fort Lauderdale?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2549.132 miles
  • 4102.431 kilometers
  • 2215.136 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
  • 2545.267 miles
  • 4096.210 kilometers
  • 2211.776 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″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 Fort Lauderdale and Sacramento is 3 hours. Sacramento is 3 hours behind Fort Lauderdale.

Time Difference

Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Sacramento, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 281 kg (619 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fort Lauderdale (FLL) → Sacramento (SMF).

Distance:
2549
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2549

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