How far is Washington D.C. from Sacramento?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Sacramento and Washington D.C.. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2357.811 miles
- 3794.529 kilometers
- 2048.882 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
- 2352.080 miles
- 3785.306 kilometers
- 2043.902 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 Sacramento International Airport (SMF) to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 4 hours 57 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Sacramento and Washington D.C. is 3 hours. Washington D.C. is 3 hours ahead of Sacramento.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 263 kg (579 pounds).
|A||Sacramento International Airport|
|B||Washington Dulles International Airport|
Sacramento to Washington D.C. flight path
Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Sacramento (SMF) → Washington D.C. (IAD).