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Distance between Santa Maria, CA (SMX) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Santa Maria to Los Angeles (Santa Maria Public Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 134 miles / 216 kilometers / 117 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

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.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 41 kg (91 pounds).

Airport information


A Santa Maria Public Airport
City: Santa Maria, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMX
ICAO Code: KSMX
Coordinates: 34°53′56″N, 120°27′25″W

B Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Map

Santa Maria to Los Angeles flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Santa Maria (SMX) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
134

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