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Distance between Phoenix, AZ (PHX) and Santa Maria, CA (SMX)

Distance from Phoenix to Santa Maria (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport – Santa Maria Public Airport) is 494 miles / 795 kilometers / 429 nautical miles.

How far is Santa Maria from Phoenix?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Phoenix and Santa Maria. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 494.092 miles
  • 795.163 kilometers
  • 429.354 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
  • 493.113 miles
  • 793.589 kilometers
  • 428.504 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) to Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX) is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Phoenix and Santa Maria is 1 hour. Santa Maria is 1 hour behind Phoenix.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (201 pounds).

Airport information


A Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

B Santa Maria Public Airport
City: Santa Maria, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMX
ICAO Code: KSMX
Coordinates: 34°53′56″N, 120°27′25″W

Map

Phoenix to Santa Maria flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Phoenix (PHX) → Santa Maria (SMX).

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Air miles:
494
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
494

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