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Distance between Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) and Denver, CO (DEN)

Flight distance from Santa Barbara to Denver (Santa Barbara Municipal Airport – Denver International Airport) is 916 miles / 1474 kilometers / 796 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Denver (DEN) is 1122 miles / 1805 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 6 minutes.

Santa Barbara – Denver

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916
Miles
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1474
Kilometers
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796
Nautical miles

How far is Denver 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)
  • 915.765 miles
  • 1473.781 kilometers
  • 795.778 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
  • 914.282 miles
  • 1471.394 kilometers
  • 794.489 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).

How long does it take to fly from Santa Barbara to Denver?

Estimated flight time from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport to Denver International Airport is 2 hours 14 minutes.

What is the time difference between Santa Barbara and Denver?

The time difference between Santa Barbara and Denver is 1 hour. Denver is 1 hour ahead of Santa Barbara.
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Flight carbon footprint between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and Denver International Airport (DEN)

On average flying from Santa Barbara to Denver generates about 145 kg of CO2 per passenger, 145 kilograms is equal to 319 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 Denver

Shortest flight path between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and Denver International Airport (DEN).

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 Denver International Airport
City: Denver, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DEN
ICAO Code: KDEN
Coordinates: 39°51′42″N, 104°40′22″W

Airlines flying from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Denver (DEN)

Frontier Airlines
United Airlines