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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Distance from Los Angeles to Sacramento (Los Angeles International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 373 miles / 600 kilometers / 324 nautical miles.

How far is Sacramento from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 372.681 miles
  • 599.772 kilometers
  • 323.851 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
  • 373.085 miles
  • 600.423 kilometers
  • 324.202 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Sacramento.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 79 kg (174 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Los Angeles to Sacramento flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Sacramento (SMF).

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Air miles:
373
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
373

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