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Elevation from Sacramento to San Francisco

Elevation (ft)-1000100200300400500
Grade %-20-15-10-505101520
Max elevation: 468 ft / 143 m
Min elevation: -71 ft / -22 m
Elevation change: 539 ft / 164 m
Max grade: 15.8%
Min grade: -18.7%
Steepness score: 2 + 1874 + 6558 + 3 = 8436
Distance: 87.86 mi / 141.41 km
Travel Time: 1 hours 26 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Yountville, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Sacramento to San Francisco. You can also view a 3-D map of Sacramento elevation or San Francisco elevation.

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These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Sacramento and San Francisco.

4 mi / 6 km
I-8081 mi / 130 km