Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Santa Barbara.
Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
How far is Santa Barbara from Lafayette?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1650.090 miles
- 2655.562 kilometers
- 1433.889 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
- 1646.916 miles
- 2650.454 kilometers
- 1431.130 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 Lafayette and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind Lafayette.
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (417 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lafayette (LFT) → Santa Barbara (SBA).