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Distance between Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Santa Barbara to Mexicali (Santa Barbara Municipal Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 293 miles / 471 kilometers / 254 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Mexicali (MXL) is 343 miles / 552 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 42 minutes.

Santa Barbara – Mexicali

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293
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471
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254
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How far is Mexicali 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)
  • 292.790 miles
  • 471.200 kilometers
  • 254.427 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
  • 292.409 miles
  • 470.586 kilometers
  • 254.096 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 to Mexicali is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Santa Barbara and Mexicali.

Santa Barbara time to Mexicali time converter

Time in Santa Barbara: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Mexicali: 00:00

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Santa Barbara to Mexicali generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, 68 kilograms is equal to 150 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 Mexicali

Shortest flight path between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W