How far is Sacramento from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Sacramento. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1781.370 miles
- 2866.836 kilometers
- 1547.968 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
- 1776.996 miles
- 2859.798 kilometers
- 1544.167 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 Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Sacramento International Airport (SMF) is 3 hours 52 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Sacramento is 2 hours. Sacramento is 2 hours behind Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (432 pounds).
Chicago to Sacramento flight path
Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (ORD) → Sacramento (SMF).