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Distance between Burbank, CA (BUR) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Burbank to Santa Barbara (Hollywood Burbank Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 86 miles / 139 kilometers / 75 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Burbank (BUR) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 98 miles / 158 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Burbank?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 86.117 miles
  • 138.592 kilometers
  • 74.833 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
  • 85.942 miles
  • 138.310 kilometers
  • 74.681 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 Hollywood Burbank Airport
City: Burbank, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUR
ICAO Code: KBUR
Coordinates: 34°12′2″N, 118°21′32″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

There is no time difference between Burbank and Santa Barbara.

Time Difference

Burbank, CA

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Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 38 kg (83 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Burbank (BUR) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
86
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
86

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