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Distance between Guadalajara (GDL) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Flight distance from Guadalajara to Santa Maria (Guadalajara International Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 1439 miles / 2316 kilometers / 1251 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Guadalajara (GDL) to Santa Maria (SMX) is 1747 miles / 2812 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 46 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Guadalajara to Santa Maria.

Shortest flight path between Guadalajara International Airport (GDL) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).

How far is Santa Maria from Guadalajara?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1439.347 miles
  • 2316.404 kilometers
  • 1250.758 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
  • 1440.270 miles
  • 2317.890 kilometers
  • 1251.561 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 Guadalajara International Airport
City: Guadalajara
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: GDL
ICAO Code: MMGL
Coordinates: 20°31′18″N, 103°18′39″W

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 Guadalajara and Santa Maria is 2 hours. Santa Maria is 2 hours behind Guadalajara.

Time Difference

Guadalajara

 CST

Santa Maria, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (387 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Guadalajara (GDL) → Santa Maria (SMX).

Distance:
1439
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1439

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