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Distance between Manhattan, KS (MHK) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Flight distance from Manhattan to Santa Maria (Manhattan Regional Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 1343 miles / 2162 kilometers / 1167 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Manhattan (MHK) to Santa Maria (SMX) is 1668 miles / 2684 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK) and Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX).

How far is Santa Maria from Manhattan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1343.218 miles
  • 2161.700 kilometers
  • 1167.225 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
  • 1340.362 miles
  • 2157.104 kilometers
  • 1164.743 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 Maria Public Airport
City: Santa Maria, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMX
ICAO Code: KSMX
Coordinates: 34°53′56″N, 120°27′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Manhattan and Santa Maria is 2 hours. Santa Maria is 2 hours behind Manhattan.

Time Difference

Manhattan, KS

 CST

Santa Maria, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Manhattan (MHK) → Santa Maria (SMX).

Distance:
1343
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1343

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