Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Sacramento.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).
How far is Sacramento from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Sacramento. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2514.205 miles
- 4046.221 kilometers
- 2184.785 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
- 2507.996 miles
- 4036.229 kilometers
- 2179.389 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New York and Sacramento is 3 hours. Sacramento is 3 hours behind New York.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 277 kg (610 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Sacramento (SMF).