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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to San Luis Obispo (Palm Beach International Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 2460 miles / 3959 kilometers / 2138 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 2865 miles / 4610 kilometers and travel time by car is about 47 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from West Palm Beach?

There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and San Luis Obispo. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2460.284 miles
  • 3959.443 kilometers
  • 2137.928 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
  • 2456.058 miles
  • 3952.643 kilometers
  • 2134.256 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and San Luis Obispo is 3 hours. San Luis Obispo is 3 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

San Luis Obispo, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 271 kg (596 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
2460
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2460

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