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Distance between San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP) and Modesto, CA (MOD)

Flight distance from San Luis Obispo to Modesto (San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport – Modesto City–County Airport) is 166 miles / 267 kilometers / 144 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from San Luis Obispo (SBP) to Modesto (MOD) is 213 miles / 343 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Luis Obispo to Modesto.

Shortest flight path between San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).

How far is Modesto from San Luis Obispo?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Luis Obispo and Modesto. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 165.640 miles
  • 266.572 kilometers
  • 143.937 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
  • 165.973 miles
  • 267.107 kilometers
  • 144.226 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).

Airport information


A San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

B Modesto City–County Airport
City: Modesto, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOD
ICAO Code: KMOD
Coordinates: 37°37′32″N, 120°57′14″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Luis Obispo and Modesto.

Time Difference

San Luis Obispo, CA

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Modesto, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 49 kg (109 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Luis Obispo (SBP) → Modesto (MOD).

Distance:
166
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
166

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