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Distance between Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from Santa Barbara to Philadelphia (Santa Barbara Municipal Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 2465 miles / 3966 kilometers / 2142 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 2784 miles / 4481 kilometers and travel time by car is about 50 hours 30 minutes.

Santa Barbara – Philadelphia

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2465
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3966
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2142
Nautical miles

How far is Philadelphia 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)
  • 2464.625 miles
  • 3966.430 kilometers
  • 2141.701 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
  • 2459.116 miles
  • 3957.563 kilometers
  • 2136.913 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 Philadelphia?

Estimated flight time from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport to Philadelphia International Airport is 5 hours 9 minutes.

What is the time difference between Santa Barbara and Philadelphia?

The time difference between Santa Barbara and Philadelphia is 3 hours. Philadelphia is 3 hours ahead of Santa Barbara.
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Flight carbon footprint between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL)

On average flying from Santa Barbara to Philadelphia generates about 271 kg of CO2 per passenger, 271 kilograms is equal to 598 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 Philadelphia

Shortest flight path between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W