Map of flight path and driving directions from Oakland to Santa Barbara.
Shortest flight path between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
How far is Santa Barbara from Oakland?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Oakland and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 263.368 miles
- 423.850 kilometers
- 228.861 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
- 263.629 miles
- 424.270 kilometers
- 229.088 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Oakland and Santa Barbara.
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Oakland (OAK) → Santa Barbara (SBA).