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Distance between Frankfurt (FRA) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Flight distance from Frankfurt to Santa Maria (Frankfurt Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 5809 miles / 9348 kilometers / 5048 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 11 hours 29 minutes.

Map of flight path from Frankfurt to Santa Maria.

Shortest flight path between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).

How far is Santa Maria from Frankfurt?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5808.611 miles
  • 9348.053 kilometers
  • 5047.545 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
  • 5794.581 miles
  • 9325.474 kilometers
  • 5035.353 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

B Santa Maria Public Airport
City: Santa Maria, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMX
ICAO Code: KSMX
Coordinates: 34°53′56″N, 120°27′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Frankfurt and Santa Maria is 9 hours. Santa Maria is 9 hours behind Frankfurt.

Time Difference

Frankfurt

 CET

Santa Maria, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 691 kg (1 523 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Frankfurt (FRA) → Santa Maria (SMX).

Distance:
5809
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5809

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