How far is Los Angeles from Santa Maria?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Santa Maria and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 134.325 miles
- 216.175 kilometers
- 116.725 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
- 134.179 miles
- 215.941 kilometers
- 116.599 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 Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 45 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Santa Maria and Los Angeles.
Santa Maria, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 41 kg (91 pounds).
Santa Maria to Los Angeles flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Santa Maria (SMX) → Los Angeles (LAX).