Map of flight path and driving directions from Indianapolis to Santa Barbara.
Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
How far is Santa Barbara from Indianapolis?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Indianapolis and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1877.804 miles
- 3022.033 kilometers
- 1631.767 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
- 1873.729 miles
- 3015.475 kilometers
- 1628.226 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Indianapolis and Santa Barbara is 3 hours. Santa Barbara is 3 hours behind Indianapolis.
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 206 kg (455 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Indianapolis (IND) → Santa Barbara (SBA).