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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Santa Barbara, CA (SBA)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Santa Barbara (Sioux Gateway Airport – Santa Barbara Municipal Airport) is 1381 miles / 2222 kilometers / 1200 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Santa Barbara (SBA) is 1702 miles / 2739 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 9 minutes.

Sioux City – Santa Barbara

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1381
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2222
Kilometers
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1200
Nautical miles

How far is Santa Barbara from Sioux City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1380.779 miles
  • 2222.149 kilometers
  • 1199.864 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
  • 1378.362 miles
  • 2218.258 kilometers
  • 1197.764 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 Sioux City to Santa Barbara is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Sioux City time to Santa Barbara time converter

Time in Sioux City: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Santa Barbara: 00:00

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Sioux City, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Sioux City to Santa Barbara generates about 172 kg of CO2 per passenger, 172 kilograms is equal to 379 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Santa Barbara

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA).

Airport information

Origin Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″W
Destination 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