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Distance between Washington D.C. (IAD) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Distance from Washington Dulles International Airport to Sacramento International Airport is 2358 miles / 3795 kilometers / 2049 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2357.811 miles
  • 3794.529 kilometers
  • 2048.882 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
  • 2352.080 miles
  • 3785.306 kilometers
  • 2043.902 nautical miles

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

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is 4 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Washington D.C. and Sacramento is 3 hours. Sacramento is 3 hours behind Washington D.C..

Time Difference

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Airport information


A Washington Dulles International Airport
City: Washington D.C.
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAD
ICAO Code: KIAD
Coordinates: 38°56′40″N, 77°27′20″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

Map

Flight map from Washington D.C. to Sacramento.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Washington D.C. (IAD) → Sacramento (SMF).

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Air miles:
2358
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2358

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