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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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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