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Distance between Huntsville, AL (HSV) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Huntsville to Santa Barbara (Huntsville International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1878 miles / 3022 kilometers / 1632 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Huntsville (HSV) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 2097 miles / 3375 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Huntsville International Airport (HSV) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Huntsville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1877.651 miles
  • 3021.787 kilometers
  • 1631.634 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
  • 1873.536 miles
  • 3015.163 kilometers
  • 1628.058 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 Huntsville International Airport
City: Huntsville, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HSV
ICAO Code: KHSV
Coordinates: 34°38′13″N, 86°46′30″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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Huntsville, AL

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Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 206 kg (455 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Huntsville (HSV) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
1878
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1878

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