# 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
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
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.

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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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1266

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