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Distance between Spokane, WA (GEG) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Spokane to Santa Barbara (Spokane International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 918 miles / 1478 kilometers / 798 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Spokane (GEG) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1179 miles / 1897 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 46 minutes.

Spokane – Santa Barbara

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918
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1478
Kilometers
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798
Nautical miles

How far is Santa Barbara from Spokane?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 918.276 miles
  • 1477.822 kilometers
  • 797.960 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
  • 919.374 miles
  • 1479.590 kilometers
  • 798.915 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 Spokane to Santa Barbara is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Spokane and Santa Barbara.

Spokane time to Santa Barbara time converter

Time in Spokane: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Santa Barbara: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Spokane to Santa Barbara generates about 145 kg of CO2 per passenger, 145 kilograms is equal to 320 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Spokane to Santa Barbara

Shortest flight path between Spokane International Airport (GEG) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

Airport information

Origin Spokane International Airport
City: Spokane, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GEG
ICAO Code: KGEG
Coordinates: 47°37′11″N, 117°32′2″W
Destination 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