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Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Distance from Sacramento International Airport to George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 1609 miles / 2590 kilometers / 1398 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1609.311 miles
  • 2589.935 kilometers
  • 1398.453 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
  • 1606.829 miles
  • 2585.941 kilometers
  • 1396.297 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Sacramento International Airport (SMF) to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is 3 hours 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sacramento and Houston is 2 hours. Houston is 2 hours ahead of Sacramento.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A 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

B George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Map

Flight map from Sacramento to Houston.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sacramento (SMF) → Houston (IAH).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1609

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