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 193 kg (425 pounds).
Houston to Sacramento flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → Sacramento (SMF).