How far is San Francisco from Sacramento?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between San Francisco and Sacramento is 75.04 miles (120.76 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 75.04 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 10 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 09 minutes to travel from San Francisco to Sacramento with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from San Francisco, California to Sacramento, California is: 87.98 miles (141.59 km) by car.

Driving from San Francisco to Sacramento will take approximately 01 hours 31 minutes.

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#1 San Francisco

Consolidated city-county in California, United States

Population 881549
GPS Coordinates 37°46'30"N 122°25'10"W
Latitude 37.7749300
Longitude -122.4194200
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 San Francisco and Sacramento

The distance between San Francisco and Sacramento is 142 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 34 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 San Francisco and Sacramento. The current time is 05:38:30.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 55 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 11 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 45 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 27 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 15 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 10 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 05 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 11.75 liters (3.1 gallon) of gas to cover the route between San Francisco and Sacramento.
The estimated cost of gas to go from San Francisco to Sacramento is $9.74 (diesel $10.38).

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 $3.136 (Diesel $3.342) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 02, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between San Francisco 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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