Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Santa Barbara.
Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
How far is Santa Barbara from New Orleans?
There are several ways to calculate distances between New Orleans and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1753.236 miles
- 2821.560 kilometers
- 1523.521 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
- 1749.868 miles
- 2816.140 kilometers
- 1520.594 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).
|A||Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport|
|City:||New Orleans, LA|
|B||Santa Barbara Municipal Airport|
|City:||Santa Barbara, CA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between New Orleans and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind New Orleans.
New Orleans, LA
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (433 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
New Orleans (MSY) → Santa Barbara (SBA).