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Distance between Lihue, HI (LIH) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Distance from Lihue to Santa Barbara (Lihue Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 2539 miles / 4086 kilometers / 2206 nautical miles.

How far is Santa Barbara from Lihue?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Lihue and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2538.772 miles
  • 4085.758 kilometers
  • 2206.133 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
  • 2535.548 miles
  • 4080.569 kilometers
  • 2203.331 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 Lihue Airport (LIH) to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) is 5 hours 18 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lihue and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours ahead of Lihue.

Time Difference

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Lihue, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 284 kg (626 pounds).

Airport information


A Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″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

Map

Lihue to Santa Barbara flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lihue (LIH) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2539

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