Air Miles Calculator logo

Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Mexicali (Sacramento International Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 550 miles / 885 kilometers / 478 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Sacramento (SMF) to Mexicali (MXL) is 631 miles / 1015 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 51 minutes.

Sacramento – Mexicali

Distance arrow
550
Miles
Distance arrow
885
Kilometers
Distance arrow
478
Nautical miles

How far is Mexicali from Sacramento?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 549.619 miles
  • 884.526 kilometers
  • 477.606 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
  • 549.792 miles
  • 884.805 kilometers
  • 477.756 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 to Mexicali is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sacramento and Mexicali.

Sacramento time to Mexicali time converter

Time in Sacramento: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Mexicali: 00:00

Current local times

Sacramento, CA

 PDT

Mexicali

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Sacramento to Mexicali generates about 106 kg of CO2 per passenger, 106 kilograms is equal to 234 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 Mexicali

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W