How far is Sacramento from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Sacramento. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1609.311 miles
- 2589.935 kilometers
- 1398.453 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
- 1606.829 miles
- 2585.941 kilometers
- 1396.297 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).
Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is 3 hours 32 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Sacramento is 2 hours. Sacramento is 2 hours behind Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 pounds).
Houston to Sacramento flight path
Shortest flight path between George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → Sacramento (SMF).