# Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Fargo to Santa Barbara (Hector International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1476 miles / 2376 kilometers / 1283 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1883 miles / 3030 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 33 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Santa Barbara.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

## How far is Santa Barbara from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1476.245 miles
• 2375.786 kilometers
• 1282.822 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
• 1474.453 miles
• 2372.902 kilometers
• 1281.264 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

B Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
City: Santa Barbara, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SBA
ICAO Code: KSBA
Coordinates: 34°25′34″N, 119°50′23″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 178 kg (392 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
1476
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1476

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