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Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Salt Lake City, UT (SLC)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Salt Lake City (Sacramento International Airport – Salt Lake City International Airport) is 532 miles / 856 kilometers / 462 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Sacramento (SMF) to Salt Lake City (SLC) is 654 miles / 1052 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 7 minutes.

Sacramento – Salt Lake City

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532
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462
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How far is Salt Lake City from Sacramento?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 531.645 miles
  • 855.600 kilometers
  • 461.987 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
  • 530.480 miles
  • 853.725 kilometers
  • 460.975 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).

How long does it take to fly from Sacramento to Salt Lake City?

Estimated flight time from Sacramento International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport is 1 hour 30 minutes.

What is the time difference between Sacramento and Salt Lake City?

The time difference between Sacramento and Salt Lake City is 1 hour. Salt Lake City is 1 hour ahead of Sacramento.
Sacramento time to Salt Lake City time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC)

On average flying from Sacramento to Salt Lake City generates about 103 kg of CO2 per passenger, 103 kilograms is equal to 228 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 Salt Lake City

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

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 Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

Airlines flying from Sacramento (SMF) to Salt Lake City (SLC)

Delta Air Lines