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Distance between Manhattan, KS (MHK) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Manhattan to Santa Barbara (Manhattan Regional Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1322 miles / 2127 kilometers / 1148 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Manhattan (MHK) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1605 miles / 2583 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 19 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Manhattan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1321.562 miles
  • 2126.848 kilometers
  • 1148.406 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
  • 1318.846 miles
  • 2122.477 kilometers
  • 1146.046 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 Manhattan Regional Airport
City: Manhattan, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MHK
ICAO Code: KMHK
Coordinates: 39°8′27″N, 96°40′14″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 Manhattan and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind Manhattan.

Time Difference

Manhattan, KS

 CST

Santa Barbara, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

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

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Manhattan (MHK) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
1322
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1322

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