Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Santa Maria.
Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).
How far is Santa Maria from New York?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New York and Santa Maria. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2549.794 miles
- 4103.495 kilometers
- 2215.710 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
- 2544.013 miles
- 4094.193 kilometers
- 2210.687 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 New York and Santa Maria is 3 hours. Santa Maria is 3 hours behind New York.
New York, NY
Santa Maria, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 281 kg (619 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New York (LGA) → Santa Maria (SMX).