Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Santa Maria.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).
How far is Santa Maria from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Santa Maria. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 134.325 miles
- 216.175 kilometers
- 116.725 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
- 134.179 miles
- 215.941 kilometers
- 116.599 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
There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Santa Maria.
Los Angeles, CA
Santa Maria, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 45 kg (99 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Santa Maria (SMX).