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Distance between Salina, KS (SLN) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Salina to Santa Barbara (Salina Regional Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1266 miles / 2038 kilometers / 1100 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Salina (SLN) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1552 miles / 2497 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Salina to Santa Barbara.

Shortest flight path between Salina Regional Airport (SLN) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Salina?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1266.181 miles
  • 2037.721 kilometers
  • 1100.281 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
  • 1263.571 miles
  • 2033.520 kilometers
  • 1098.013 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 Salina Regional Airport
City: Salina, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLN
ICAO Code: KSLN
Coordinates: 38°47′27″N, 97°39′7″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Salina and Santa Barbara is 2 hours. Santa Barbara is 2 hours behind Salina.

Time Difference

Salina, KS

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Santa Barbara, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 165 kg (363 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Salina (SLN) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
1266
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1266

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