Map of flight path and driving directions from Portland to Santa Barbara.
Shortest flight path between Portland International Airport (PDX) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
How far is Santa Barbara from Portland?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Portland and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 783.789 miles
- 1261.387 kilometers
- 681.094 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
- 784.810 miles
- 1263.030 kilometers
- 681.982 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 Portland and Santa Barbara.
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (294 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Portland (PDX) → Santa Barbara (SBA).