Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Windsor Locks, CT (BDL) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Flight distance from Windsor Locks to Santa Maria (Bradley International Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 2603 miles / 4189 kilometers / 2262 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Windsor Locks (BDL) to Santa Maria (SMX) is 3066 miles / 4934 kilometers and travel time by car is about 51 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Bradley International Airport (BDL) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).

How far is Santa Maria from Windsor Locks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2603.153 miles
  • 4189.369 kilometers
  • 2262.078 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
  • 2597.267 miles
  • 4179.896 kilometers
  • 2256.963 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 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 Windsor Locks and Santa Maria is 3 hours. Santa Maria is 3 hours behind Windsor Locks.

Time Difference

Windsor Locks, CT

 EST

Santa Maria, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 287 kg (633 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Windsor Locks (BDL) → Santa Maria (SMX).

Distance:
2603
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2603

Round trip?