How far is Houston from Sacramento?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Sacramento and Houston. Here are two common 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 – the shortest distance between two points).
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.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (389 pounds).
Sacramento to Houston flight path
Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Sacramento (SMF) → Houston (IAH).