How far is Sacramento from Los Angeles?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Sacramento and Los Angeles is 361.44 miles (581.68 km).

Flight distance from Sacramento, CA to Los Angeles, CA is 361.44 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 46 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 42 minutes to travel from Sacramento to Los Angeles with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Sacramento, California to Los Angeles, California is: 386.23 miles (621.59 km) by car.

Driving from Sacramento to Los Angeles will take approximately 06 hours 04 minutes.

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#1 Sacramento

City in and county seat of Sacramento County, California, United States, that is also the capitol of California

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

County seat of Los Angeles County, California; second largest city in the United States by population

Population 3970219
GPS Coordinates 34°3'8"N 118°14'37"W
Latitude 34.0522300
Longitude -118.2436800
Altitude 89
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Sacramento and Los Angeles

The distance between Sacramento and Los Angeles is 622 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 06 hours 54 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 Sacramento and Los Angeles. The current time is 23:37:17.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 12 hours 52 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 09 hours 39 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 07 hours 43 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 06 hours 26 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 05 hours 31 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 05 hours 08 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 04 hours 49 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 51.59 liters (13.63 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Sacramento and Los Angeles.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Sacramento to Los Angeles is $43.39 (diesel $46.13).

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 per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.184 (Diesel $3.385) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 24, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Sacramento and Los Angeles (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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