How far is San Luis Obispo from Sacramento?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between San Luis Obispo and Sacramento is 232.54 miles (374.24 km).

Flight distance from San Luis Obispo, CA to Sacramento, CA is 232.54 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 35 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 32 minutes to travel from San Luis Obispo to Sacramento with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from San Luis Obispo, California to Sacramento, California is: 293.67 miles (472.62 km) by car.

Driving from San Luis Obispo to Sacramento will take approximately 04 hours 49 minutes.

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#1 San Luis Obispo

County seat of San Luis Obispo County, California, United States

Population 47590
GPS Coordinates 35°16'58"N 120°39'35"W
Latitude 35.2827500
Longitude -120.6596200
Altitude 71
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 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 San Luis Obispo and Sacramento

The distance between San Luis Obispo and Sacramento is 473 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 15 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 Luis Obispo and Sacramento. The current time is 04:33:12.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 47 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 20 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 52 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 53 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 11 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 54 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 39 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 39.23 liters (10.36 gallon) of gas to cover the route between San Luis Obispo and Sacramento.
The estimated cost of gas to go from San Luis Obispo to Sacramento is $42.51 (diesel $50.25).

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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 02, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between San Luis Obispo 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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Driving distance from Anaheim, CA to San Luis Obispo 217.04 miles (349 km)

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Driving distance from Bakersfield, CA to San Luis Obispo 136.39 miles (219 km)

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Driving distance from Chula Vista, CA to San Luis Obispo 319.65 miles (514 km)

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Driving distance from Fremont, CA to San Luis Obispo 200.27 miles (322 km)

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Driving distance from Fresno, CA to San Luis Obispo 138.06 miles (222 km)

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Driving distance from Irvine, CA to San Luis Obispo 231.58 miles (373 km)

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Driving distance from Laguna, CA to San Luis Obispo 283.96 miles (457 km)

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Driving distance from Long Beach, CA to San Luis Obispo 209.97 miles (338 km)

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Driving distance from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo 189.31 miles (305 km)

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Driving distance from Oakland, CA to San Luis Obispo 223.69 miles (360 km)

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Driving distance from Riverside, CA to San Luis Obispo 246.55 miles (397 km)

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