Distance from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco, CA

Distance

86 mi

Time

1 hour 46 mins

Gas Cost

$6 - $12

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There are 75.04 miles from Sacramento to San Francisco in southwest direction and 86 miles (138.40 kilometers) by car, following the I-80 route.

Sacramento and San Francisco are 1 hour 46 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Sacramento, CA to San Francisco, CA. The halfway point is Fairfield, CA.

Sacramento, CA and San Francisco, CA are in the same time zone (Pacific Daylight Time). Current time in both locations is 5:04 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 4 gallons of gas to cover the route between Sacramento, CA and San Francisco, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Sacramento to San Francisco is $9.99.

During the route, an average car will release 78.32 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Sacramento, CA and San Francisco, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Sacramento, CA and San Francisco, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 38.249318 and -122.07061, or 38º 14' 57.5448" N, 122º 4' 14.196" W. This location is 43.17 miles away from Sacramento, CA and San Francisco, CA and it would take approximately 53 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest and also the major city is Fairfield, CA, situated 41.44 miles from Sacramento, CA and 46.45 miles from San Francisco, CA. It would take 52 minutes to go from Sacramento to Fairfield and 59 minutes to go from San Francisco to Fairfield.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some other major cities along the route include Vallejo, CA, Oakland, CA, Berkeley, CA and Richmond, CA.


Best Hotels In or Near San Francisco, 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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From $40


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Weather in Sacramento and San Francisco

Sacramento

Light rain tomorrow and Friday, with temperatures bottoming out at 67°F on Friday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day Clear day
80° 49° 68° 52° 67° 52° 71° 48° 77° 50°
7% Rain probability 41% Rain probability 61% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
3 221 degrees 9 191 degrees 3 264 degrees 6 328 degrees 7 331 degrees

San Francisco

Light rain tomorrow, with temperatures rising to 84°F on Tuesday.

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Fog Partly cloudy day Fog Clear day Clear day
67° 53° 66° 55° 67° 55° 70° 51° 73° 55°
25% Rain probability 50% Rain probability 46% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 250 degrees 8 231 degrees 8 290 degrees 7 306 degrees 4 329 degrees

Distance conversions

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

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 75.04 mi 120.76 km 65.21 nautical mi
Driving distance 86 mi 138.40 km 74.73 nautical mi

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