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Distance between Kansas City, MO (MCI) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from Kansas City to San Luis Obispo (Kansas City International Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 1451 miles / 2335 kilometers / 1261 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Kansas City (MCI) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 1770 miles / 2849 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kansas City to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from Kansas City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kansas City and San Luis Obispo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1450.962 miles
  • 2335.098 kilometers
  • 1260.852 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
  • 1447.793 miles
  • 2329.996 kilometers
  • 1258.097 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

B San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kansas City and San Luis Obispo is 2 hours. San Luis Obispo is 2 hours behind Kansas City.

Time Difference

Kansas City, MO

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San Luis Obispo, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 168 kg (371 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
1451
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1451

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