# Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Flight distance from Asheville to Santa Maria (Asheville Regional Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 2133 miles / 3433 kilometers / 1854 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Santa Maria (SMX) is 2467 miles / 3971 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 52 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Santa Maria.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).

## How far is Santa Maria from Asheville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2133.247 miles
• 3433.128 kilometers
• 1853.741 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
• 2128.500 miles
• 3425.488 kilometers
• 1849.616 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B Santa Maria Public Airport
City: Santa Maria, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SMX
ICAO Code: KSMX
Coordinates: 34°53′56″N, 120°27′25″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and Santa Maria is 3 hours. Santa Maria is 3 hours behind Asheville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 233 kg (513 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → Santa Maria (SMX).

Distance:
2133
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2133

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