How far is San Francisco from Santa Barbara?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Santa Barbara and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 261.923 miles
- 421.524 kilometers
- 227.605 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
- 262.141 miles
- 421.876 kilometers
- 227.795 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 San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 59 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Santa Barbara and San Francisco.
Santa Barbara, CA
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).
|A||Santa Barbara Municipal Airport|
|City:||Santa Barbara, CA|
|B||San Francisco International Airport|
|City:||San Francisco, CA|
Santa Barbara to San Francisco flight path
Shortest flight path between Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Santa Barbara (SBA) → San Francisco (SFO).