Distance from Placerville, CA to Santa Cruz, CA

Distance

188 mi

Time

3 hours 44 mins

Gas Cost

$13 - $26

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There are 138.67 miles from Placerville to Santa Cruz in southwest direction and 188 miles (302.56 kilometers) by car, following the US-50 route.

Placerville and Santa Cruz are 3 hours 44 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Placerville, CA to Santa Cruz, CA. The halfway point is Suisun City, CA.

Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA are in the same time zone (Pacific Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 12:01 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 8.69 gallons of gas to cover the route between Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Placerville to Santa Cruz is $21.73.

During the route, an average car will release 170.33 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.230102 and -122.111684, or 38º 13' 48.3672" N, 122º 6' 42.0624" W. This location is 93.89 miles away from Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA and it would take approximately 1 hour 52 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Suisun City, CA, situated 86.06 miles from Placerville, CA and 106.69 miles from Santa Cruz, CA. It would take 1 hour 41 mins to go from Placerville to Suisun City and 2 hours 12 mins to go from Santa Cruz to Suisun City.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA is Concord, CA, situated 109.48 miles from Placerville, CA and 81.94 miles from Santa Cruz, CA. It would take 2 hours 9 mins to go from Placerville to Concord and 1 hour 43 mins to go from Santa Cruz to Concord.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Sacramento, CA, San Jose, CA, Santa Clara, CA, Sunnyvale, CA, Fremont, CA and Fairfield, CA.


Best Hotels In or Near Santa Cruz, CA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Placerville, CA

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

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From $18

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From $24

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Placerville and Santa Cruz

Placerville

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 89°F on Tuesday.

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3 2 degrees 4 62 degrees 4 64 degrees 2 73 degrees 1 78 degrees

Santa Cruz

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 84°F on Tuesday.

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6% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
6 350 degrees 5 15 degrees 4 18 degrees 3 355 degrees 2 340 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Placerville, CA and Santa Cruz, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 138.67 mi 223.17 km 120.50 nautical mi
Driving distance 188 mi 302.56 km 163.37 nautical mi

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