# Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Long Beach (Sacramento International Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 387 miles / 623 kilometers / 336 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Sacramento (SMF) to Long Beach (LGB) is 416 miles / 670 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 15 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sacramento to Long Beach.

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

## How far is Long Beach from Sacramento?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Sacramento and Long Beach. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 387.205 miles
• 623.146 kilometers
• 336.472 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
• 387.597 miles
• 623.776 kilometers
• 336.812 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).

## Airport information

A Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SMF
ICAO Code: KSMF
Coordinates: 38°41′43″N, 121°35′27″W

B Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sacramento and Long Beach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (181 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sacramento (SMF) → Long Beach (LGB).

Distance:
387
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
387

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