How far is Los Angeles from Santa Barbara?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 88.542 miles
- 142.494 kilometers
- 76.941 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
- 88.407 miles
- 142.277 kilometers
- 76.824 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).
Estimated flight time from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 40 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles.
Santa Barbara, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 37 kg (82 pounds).
Santa Barbara to Los Angeles flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Santa Barbara (SBA) → Los Angeles (LAX).