Distance from Sacramento, CA to Fresno, CA

Distance

170 mi

Time

3 hours 19 mins

Gas Cost

$12 - $24

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There are 157.89 miles from Sacramento to Fresno in southeast direction and 170 miles (273.59 kilometers) by car, following the CA 99 route.

Sacramento and Fresno are 3 hours 19 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Sacramento, CA to Fresno, CA. The halfway point is Turlock, CA.

Sacramento, CA and Fresno, CA are in the same time zone (Pacific Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 4:34 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 7.86 gallons of gas to cover the route between Sacramento, CA and Fresno, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Sacramento to Fresno is $19.66.

During the route, an average car will release 154.04 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Sacramento, CA and Fresno, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Sacramento, CA and Fresno, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 37.482137 and -120.862924, or 37º 28' 55.6932" N, 120º 51' 46.5264" W. This location is 84.91 miles away from Sacramento, CA and Fresno, CA and it would take approximately 1 hour 39 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city to the halfway point is Turlock, CA, situated 88.8 miles from Sacramento, CA and 82.14 miles from Fresno, CA. It would take 1 hour 46 mins to go from Sacramento to Turlock and 1 hour 37 mins to go from Fresno to Turlock.

Major City Closest to Halfway Point

The major city closest to the halfway point between Sacramento, CA and Fresno, CA is Modesto, CA, situated 75.41 miles from Sacramento, CA and 95.46 miles from Fresno, CA. It would take 1 hour 30 mins to go from Sacramento to Modesto and 1 hour 52 mins to go from Fresno to Modesto.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Stockton, CA and Elk Grove, CA.


Best Hotels In or Near Fresno, CA

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Sacramento, CA

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Small cars

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 Sacramento and Fresno

Sacramento

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures falling to 80°F next Monday.

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4 3 degrees 4 346 degrees 2 354 degrees 3 349 degrees 4 342 degrees

Fresno

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 94°F on Wednesday.

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85° 48° 93° 53° 94° 56° 93° 57° 92° 58°
11% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
1 268 degrees 0 69 degrees 1 18 degrees 1 49 degrees 2 329 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 157.89 mi 254.10 km 137.20 nautical mi
Driving distance 170 mi 273.59 km 147.73 nautical mi

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