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Distance between Watertown, NY (ART) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Watertown to Santa Barbara (Watertown International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 2412 miles / 3881 kilometers / 2096 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Watertown (ART) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 2845 miles / 4578 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Watertown to Santa Barbara.

Shortest flight path between Watertown International Airport (ART) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Watertown?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Watertown and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2411.715 miles
  • 3881.279 kilometers
  • 2095.723 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2406.539 miles
  • 3872.949 kilometers
  • 2091.225 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Watertown International Airport
City: Watertown, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ART
ICAO Code: KART
Coordinates: 43°59′30″N, 76°1′18″W

B Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
City: Santa Barbara, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBA
ICAO Code: KSBA
Coordinates: 34°25′34″N, 119°50′23″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Watertown and Santa Barbara is 3 hours. Santa Barbara is 3 hours behind Watertown.

Time Difference

Watertown, NY

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Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (584 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Watertown (ART) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
2412
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2412

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