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Distance between Windsor Locks, CT (BDL) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Windsor Locks to Santa Barbara (Bradley International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 2586 miles / 4161 kilometers / 2247 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Windsor Locks (BDL) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 3003 miles / 4833 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Bradley International Airport (BDL) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Windsor Locks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2585.581 miles
  • 4161.090 kilometers
  • 2246.809 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
  • 2579.829 miles
  • 4151.833 kilometers
  • 2241.810 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 Bradley International Airport
City: Windsor Locks, CT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BDL
ICAO Code: KBDL
Coordinates: 41°56′20″N, 72°40′59″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 Windsor Locks and Santa Barbara is 3 hours. Santa Barbara is 3 hours behind Windsor Locks.

Time Difference

Windsor Locks, CT

 EST

Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 285 kg (629 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Windsor Locks (BDL) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
2586
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2586

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