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Distance between Salt Lake City, UT (SLC) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Distance from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara (Salt Lake City International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 615 miles / 989 kilometers / 534 nautical miles.

How far is Santa Barbara from Salt Lake City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Salt Lake City and Santa Barbara. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 614.777 miles
  • 989.387 kilometers
  • 534.226 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
  • 614.646 miles
  • 989.177 kilometers
  • 534.113 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salt Lake City and Santa Barbara is 1 hour. Santa Barbara is 1 hour behind Salt Lake City.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Airport information


A Salt Lake City International Airport
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLC
ICAO Code: KSLC
Coordinates: 40°47′18″N, 111°58′40″W

B Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
City: Santa Barbara, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBA
ICAO Code: KSBA
Coordinates: 34°25′34″N, 119°50′23″W

Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara flight path

Shortest flight path between Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salt Lake City (SLC) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
615

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