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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Sacramento (Sioux Gateway Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 1346 miles / 2166 kilometers / 1170 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Sacramento (SMF) is 1639 miles / 2638 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 32 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Sacramento.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

How far is Sacramento from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1345.941 miles
  • 2166.082 kilometers
  • 1169.591 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
  • 1342.724 miles
  • 2160.904 kilometers
  • 1166.795 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and Sacramento is 2 hours. Sacramento is 2 hours behind Sioux City.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Sacramento, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Sacramento (SMF).

Distance:
1346
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1346

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