How far is Santa Barbara from San Francisco?
There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Santa Barbara. 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 San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) is 59 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between San Francisco and Santa Barbara.
San Francisco, CA
Santa Barbara, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (135 pounds).
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San Francisco to Santa Barbara flight path
Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
San Francisco (SFO) → Santa Barbara (SBA).