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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Distance from Lafayette to Santa Barbara (Lafayette Regional Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1650 miles / 2656 kilometers / 1434 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 181 kg (399 pounds).

Airport information


A Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″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

Lafayette to Santa Barbara flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

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Air miles:
1650
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1650

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