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Distance between San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from San Luis Obispo to Phoenix (San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 509 miles / 819 kilometers / 442 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from San Luis Obispo (SBP) to Phoenix (PHX) is 572 miles / 921 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

How far is Phoenix from San Luis Obispo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 508.660 miles
  • 818.609 kilometers
  • 442.013 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
  • 507.690 miles
  • 817.047 kilometers
  • 441.170 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Phoenix, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (220 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Luis Obispo (SBP) → Phoenix (PHX).

Distance:
509
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
509

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