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Distance between Denver, CO (DEN) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from Denver to San Luis Obispo (Denver International Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 931 miles / 1499 kilometers / 809 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Denver (DEN) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 1184 miles / 1906 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Denver to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between Denver International Airport (DEN) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from Denver?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Denver and San Luis Obispo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 931.432 miles
  • 1498.995 kilometers
  • 809.393 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
  • 929.697 miles
  • 1496.202 kilometers
  • 807.885 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 Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W

B San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Denver and San Luis Obispo is 1 hour. San Luis Obispo is 1 hour behind Denver.

Time Difference

Denver, CO

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San Luis Obispo, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (322 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Denver (DEN) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
931
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
931

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