Distance from Albuquerque, NM to Sacramento, CA

Distance

1,082 mi

Time

19 hours 17 mins

Gas Cost

$77 - $150

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There are 856.90 miles from Albuquerque to Sacramento in northwest direction and 1,082 miles (1,741.31 kilometers) by car, following the I-40 route.

Albuquerque and Sacramento are 19 hours 17 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Albuquerque, NM to Sacramento, CA. The halfway point is Needles, CA.

Please note the time difference between Albuquerque, NM and Sacramento, CA is 1 hour. The current time in Albuquerque is 3:53 pm and the current time in Sacramento is 2:53 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 50.08 gallons of gas to cover the route between Albuquerque, NM and Sacramento, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Albuquerque to Sacramento is $125.20.

During the route, an average car will release 981.19 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Albuquerque, NM and Sacramento, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Albuquerque, NM and Sacramento, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 34.848176 and -114.64501, or 34º 50' 53.4336" N, 114º 38' 42.036" W. This location is 540.87 miles away from Albuquerque, NM and Sacramento, CA and it would take approximately 9 hours 38 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Needles, CA, situated 533.74 miles from Albuquerque, NM and 548.35 miles from Sacramento, CA. It would take 9 hours 1 min to go from Albuquerque to Needles and 10 hours 17 mins to go from Sacramento to Needles.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Bakersfield, CA, Visalia, CA, Fresno, CA, Modesto, CA, Stockton, CA and Elk Grove, CA.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Albuquerque, NM

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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Weather in Albuquerque and Sacramento

Albuquerque

Light rain today, with temperatures bottoming out at 60°F on Saturday.

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4 183 degrees 8 210 degrees 10 296 degrees 5 323 degrees 6 323 degrees

Sacramento

Light rain today and tomorrow, with temperatures rising to 86°F on Tuesday.

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34% Rain probability 73% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 10% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
9 191 degrees 5 235 degrees 5 329 degrees 6 333 degrees 4 357 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Albuquerque, NM and Sacramento, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 856.90 mi 1,379.04 km 744.63 nautical mi
Driving distance 1,082 mi 1.61 km 0.87 nautical mi

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