# Distance between Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Punta Gorda to Santa Barbara (Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 2298 miles / 3699 kilometers / 1997 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Punta Gorda (PGD) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 2727 miles / 4388 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 30 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Punta Gorda to Santa Barbara.

Shortest flight path between Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) (PGD) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

## How far is Santa Barbara from Punta Gorda?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2298.307 miles
• 3698.767 kilometers
• 1997.175 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
• 2294.320 miles
• 3692.350 kilometers
• 1993.710 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 Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)
City: Punta Gorda, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: PGD
ICAO Code: KPGD
Coordinates: 26°55′12″N, 81°59′25″W

B Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
City: Santa Barbara, CA
Country: 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 Punta Gorda and Santa Barbara is 3 hours. Santa Barbara is 3 hours behind Punta Gorda.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 252 kg (555 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Punta Gorda (PGD) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
2298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2298

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