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

Distance from Dallas to Santa Barbara (Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1316 miles / 2117 kilometers / 1143 nautical miles.

How far is Santa Barbara from Dallas?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1315.569 miles
  • 2117.203 kilometers
  • 1143.198 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
  • 1312.786 miles
  • 2112.725 kilometers
  • 1140.780 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/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) is 2 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (365 pounds).

Airport information


A Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DFW
ICAO Code: KDFW
Coordinates: 32°53′48″N, 97°2′16″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

Dallas to Santa Barbara flight path

Shortest flight path between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dallas (DFW) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1316

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