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Distance between San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP) and Monterey, CA (MRY)

Flight distance from San Luis Obispo to Monterey (San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport – Monterey Regional Airport) is 115 miles / 185 kilometers / 100 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 43 minutes.

Driving distance from San Luis Obispo (SBP) to Monterey (MRY) is 146 miles / 235 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP) and Monterey Regional Airport (MRY).

How far is Monterey from San Luis Obispo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 114.903 miles
  • 184.919 kilometers
  • 99.848 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
  • 114.976 miles
  • 185.035 kilometers
  • 99.911 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 Monterey Regional Airport
City: Monterey, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MRY
ICAO Code: KMRY
Coordinates: 36°35′13″N, 121°50′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Monterey, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 42 kg (92 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Luis Obispo (SBP) → Monterey (MRY).

Distance:
115
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
115

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