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Distance between Milwaukee, WI (MKE) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Milwaukee to Sacramento (Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 1778 miles / 2862 kilometers / 1545 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Milwaukee (MKE) to Sacramento (SMF) is 2088 miles / 3361 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 57 minutes.

Milwaukee – Sacramento

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1778
Miles
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2862
Kilometers
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1545
Nautical miles

How far is Sacramento from Milwaukee?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1778.237 miles
  • 2861.795 kilometers
  • 1545.246 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
  • 1773.896 miles
  • 2854.810 kilometers
  • 1541.474 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 Milwaukee to Sacramento is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Milwaukee and Sacramento is 2 hours. Sacramento is 2 hours behind Milwaukee.

Milwaukee time to Sacramento time converter

Time in Milwaukee: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Sacramento: 00:00

Current local times

Milwaukee, WI

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Sacramento, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Milwaukee to Sacramento generates about 198 kg of CO2 per passenger, 198 kilograms is equal to 437 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Milwaukee to Sacramento

Shortest flight path between Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

Airport information

Origin Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W
Destination 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