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Distance between Burbank, CA (BUR) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Flight distance from Burbank to Santa Maria (Hollywood Burbank Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 129 miles / 208 kilometers / 112 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Burbank (BUR) to Santa Maria (SMX) is 161 miles / 259 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).

How far is Santa Maria from Burbank?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 128.967 miles
  • 207.552 kilometers
  • 112.069 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
  • 128.766 miles
  • 207.229 kilometers
  • 111.895 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 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

There is no time difference between Burbank and Santa Maria.

Time Difference

Burbank, CA

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Santa Maria, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 43 kg (94 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Burbank (BUR) → Santa Maria (SMX).

Distance:
129
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
129

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