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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Asheville, NC

 EST

Santa Maria, CA

 PST

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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2133

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