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Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Charlotte (Sacramento International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 2244 miles / 3611 kilometers / 1950 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Sacramento (SMF) to Charlotte (CLT) is 2682 miles / 4316 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 27 minutes.

Sacramento – Charlotte

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2244
Miles
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3611
Kilometers
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1950
Nautical miles

How far is Charlotte from Sacramento?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2243.900 miles
  • 3611.207 kilometers
  • 1949.896 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
  • 2238.793 miles
  • 3602.988 kilometers
  • 1945.458 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 Sacramento International Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 4 hours 44 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Sacramento and Charlotte is 3 hours. Charlotte is 3 hours ahead of Sacramento.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Sacramento to Charlotte generates about 245 kg of CO2 per passenger, 245 kilograms is equal to 541 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sacramento to Charlotte

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Airlines flying from Sacramento (SMF) to Charlotte (CLT)

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