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Distance between Little Rock, AR (LIT) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Little Rock to Santa Barbara (Clinton National Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1570 miles / 2526 kilometers / 1364 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Little Rock (LIT) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1772 miles / 2852 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Little Rock to Santa Barbara.

Shortest flight path between Clinton National Airport (LIT) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Little Rock?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1569.624 miles
  • 2526.065 kilometers
  • 1363.966 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
  • 1566.180 miles
  • 2520.523 kilometers
  • 1360.973 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).

Airport information


A Clinton National Airport
City: Little Rock, AR
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIT
ICAO Code: KLIT
Coordinates: 34°43′45″N, 92°13′27″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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Little Rock, AR

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Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (405 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Little Rock (LIT) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
1570
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1570

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