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Distance between Oklahoma City, OK (OKC) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Oklahoma City to Santa Barbara (Will Rogers World Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1262 miles / 2031 kilometers / 1097 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Oklahoma City (OKC) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1429 miles / 2299 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Will Rogers World Airport (OKC) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Oklahoma City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1261.986 miles
  • 2030.970 kilometers
  • 1096.636 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
  • 1259.209 miles
  • 2026.501 kilometers
  • 1094.223 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 Will Rogers World Airport
City: Oklahoma City, OK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OKC
ICAO Code: KOKC
Coordinates: 35°23′35″N, 97°36′2″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 Oklahoma City and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind Oklahoma City.

Time Difference

Oklahoma City, OK

 CDT

Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (362 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Oklahoma City (OKC) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
1262
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1262

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