Map of flight path and driving directions from Denver to Santa Barbara.
Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
How far is Santa Barbara from Denver?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Denver and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 915.765 miles
- 1473.781 kilometers
- 795.778 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
- 914.282 miles
- 1471.394 kilometers
- 794.489 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Denver and Santa Barbara is 1 hour. Santa Barbara is 1 hour behind Denver.
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (319 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Denver (DEN) → Santa Barbara (SBA).