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Distance between Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) and Aspen, CO (ASE)

Flight distance from Santa Barbara to Aspen (Santa Barbara Municipal Airport – Aspen–Pitkin County Airport) is 790 miles / 1272 kilometers / 687 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Aspen (ASE) is 996 miles / 1603 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 33 minutes.

Santa Barbara – Aspen

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790
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1272
Kilometers
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687
Nautical miles

How far is Aspen from Santa Barbara?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 790.480 miles
  • 1272.154 kilometers
  • 686.908 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
  • 789.244 miles
  • 1270.165 kilometers
  • 685.834 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 Santa Barbara Municipal Airport to Aspen–Pitkin County Airport is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Santa Barbara and Aspen is 1 hour. Aspen is 1 hour ahead of Santa Barbara.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Santa Barbara to Aspen generates about 134 kg of CO2 per passenger, 134 kilograms is equal to 295 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Santa Barbara to Aspen

Shortest flight path between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
City: Aspen, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ASE
ICAO Code: KASE
Coordinates: 39°13′23″N, 106°52′8″W