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Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Honolulu, HI (HNL)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Honolulu (Sacramento International Airport – Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport) is 2462 miles / 3962 kilometers / 2140 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Sacramento – Honolulu

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2140
Nautical miles

How far is Honolulu from Sacramento?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2462.136 miles
  • 3962.424 kilometers
  • 2139.538 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
  • 2460.245 miles
  • 3959.381 kilometers
  • 2137.895 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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Sacramento and Honolulu is 2 hours. Honolulu is 2 hours behind Sacramento.
Sacramento time to Honolulu time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Sacramento to Honolulu generates about 271 kg of CO2 per passenger, 271 kilograms is equal to 597 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Sacramento to Honolulu

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL).

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 Honolulu Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
City: Honolulu, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HNL
ICAO Code: PHNL
Coordinates: 21°19′7″N, 157°55′19″W

Airlines flying from Sacramento (SMF) to Honolulu (HNL)

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