# Distance between Puerto Vallarta (PVR) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Puerto Vallarta to Sacramento (Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 1577 miles / 2538 kilometers / 1371 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Puerto Vallarta (PVR) to Sacramento (SMF) is 1931 miles / 3108 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 6 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Puerto Vallarta to Sacramento.

Shortest flight path between Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

## How far is Sacramento from Puerto Vallarta?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1577.259 miles
• 2538.353 kilometers
• 1370.601 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
• 1579.121 miles
• 2541.349 kilometers
• 1372.219 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).

## Airport information

A Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport
City: Puerto Vallarta
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: PVR
ICAO Code: MMPR
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N, 105°15′14″W

B Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SMF
ICAO Code: KSMF
Coordinates: 38°41′43″N, 121°35′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Puerto Vallarta and Sacramento is 2 hours. Sacramento is 2 hours behind Puerto Vallarta.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (407 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Puerto Vallarta (PVR) → Sacramento (SMF).

Distance:
1577
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1577

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