How far is Salinas from Sacramento?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Salinas and Sacramento is 131.84 miles (212.17 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 131.84 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 21 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 18 minutes to travel from Salinas to Sacramento with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Salinas, California to Sacramento, California is: 174.07 miles (280.14 km) by car.

Driving from Salinas to Sacramento will take approximately 02 hours 43 minutes.

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#1 Salinas

City in California

Population 155465
GPS Coordinates 36°40'40"N 121°39'20"W
Latitude 36.6777400
Longitude -121.6555000
Altitude 16
Country United States
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#2 Sacramento

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

Population 513624
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 Salinas and Sacramento

The distance between Salinas and Sacramento is 280 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 06 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 Salinas and Sacramento. The current time is 05:45:07.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 05 hours 48 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 21 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 28 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 54 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 29 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 19 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 10 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 23.25 liters (6.14 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Salinas and Sacramento.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Salinas to Sacramento is $18.19 (diesel $19.57).

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 $2.961 (Diesel $3.186) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 14, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

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