How far is Merced, CA from Sacramento, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Merced and Sacramento is 104.17 miles (167.64 km).

Flight distance from Merced, CA to Sacramento, CA is 104.17 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 14 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 12 minutes to travel from Merced to Sacramento with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Merced, California to Sacramento, California is: 118.49 miles (190.7 km) by car.

Driving from Merced to Sacramento will take approximately 02 hours 03 minutes.

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#1 Merced

The most populous city in Merced County, California. It is located on the Merced River in the San Joaquin Valley in central California. Merced is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Merced County Courthouse and the Merced Museum.

Population 88235
GPS Coordinates 37°18'8"N 120°28'59"W
Latitude 37.3021600
Longitude -120.4829700
Altitude 52
Country United States
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#2 Sacramento

The sixth most populous city in California and the center of the Sacramento metropolitan area. It is located in the Sacramento Valley in central California. Sacramento is the capital of California and is known for its government and its many attractions, such as the California State Capitol and the California State Railroad Museum.

Population 512838
GPS Coordinates 38°34'54"N 121°29'40"W
Latitude 38.5815700
Longitude -121.4944000
Altitude 9
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Merced and Sacramento

The distance between Merced and Sacramento is 191 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 07 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Merced and Sacramento. The current time is 07:20:44.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 56 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 57 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 22 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 58 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 41 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 34 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 28 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 15.83 liters (4.18 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Merced and Sacramento.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Merced to Sacramento is $22.39 (diesel $25.91).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.36 $5.59 $5.74 $6.2
Total $22.39 $23.38 $24.01 $25.91

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in California ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $5.355 (Diesel $6.196) /gallon. Last changed prices on February 24, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Merced and Sacramento (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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