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Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Miami, FL (MIA)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Miami (Sacramento International Airport – Miami International Airport) is 2552 miles / 4106 kilometers / 2217 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Sacramento (SMF) to Miami (MIA) is 3043 miles / 4898 kilometers and travel time by car is about 55 hours 3 minutes.

Sacramento – Miami

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2552
Miles
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4106
Kilometers
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2217
Nautical miles

How far is Miami from Sacramento?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2551.535 miles
  • 4106.297 kilometers
  • 2217.223 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
  • 2547.749 miles
  • 4100.205 kilometers
  • 2213.933 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Sacramento International Airport to Miami International Airport is 5 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Sacramento and Miami is 3 hours. Miami is 3 hours ahead of Sacramento.
Sacramento time to Miami time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Sacramento to Miami generates about 281 kg of CO2 per passenger, 281 kilograms is equal to 620 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sacramento to Miami

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Miami International Airport (MIA).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Miami International Airport
City: Miami, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MIA
ICAO Code: KMIA
Coordinates: 25°47′35″N, 80°17′26″W