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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Distance from Chicago to Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara Municipal Airport – O'Hare International Airport) is 1803 miles / 2901 kilometers / 1566 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1802.625 miles
  • 2901.043 kilometers
  • 1566.438 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
  • 1798.934 miles
  • 2895.104 kilometers
  • 1563.231 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) is 3 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Chicago and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

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Airport information


A O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″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

Map

Chicago to Santa Barbara flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

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Air miles:
1803
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1803

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