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Distance between Dallas, TX (DAL) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Dallas to Santa Barbara (Dallas Love Field – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1327 miles / 2135 kilometers / 1153 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Dallas (DAL) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1527 miles / 2458 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 4 minutes.

Dallas – Santa Barbara

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1327
Miles
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2135
Kilometers
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1153
Nautical miles

How far is Santa Barbara from Dallas?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1326.851 miles
  • 2135.360 kilometers
  • 1153.002 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
  • 1324.049 miles
  • 2130.850 kilometers
  • 1150.567 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Dallas Love Field to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Dallas and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind Dallas.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Dallas to Santa Barbara generates about 169 kg of CO2 per passenger, 169 kilograms is equal to 372 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to Santa Barbara

Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

Airport information

Origin Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W
Destination 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