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Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Santa Barbara (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 2254 miles / 3627 kilometers / 1959 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 2676 miles / 4306 kilometers and travel time by car is about 44 hours 46 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

How far is Santa Barbara from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2253.828 miles
  • 3627.184 kilometers
  • 1958.523 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
  • 2249.838 miles
  • 3620.763 kilometers
  • 1955.055 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 Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport
City: Sarasota, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SRQ
ICAO Code: KSRQ
Coordinates: 27°23′43″N, 82°33′15″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 Sarasota and Santa Barbara is 3 hours. Santa Barbara is 3 hours behind Sarasota.

Time Difference

Sarasota, FL

 EST

Santa Barbara, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 247 kg (544 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Santa Barbara (SBA).

Distance:
2254
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2254

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