The driving distance from San Diego to Santa Barbara is 219 miles
or 352 kilometers
This is a medium length road trip, starting from San Diego, CA and arriving at your destination of Santa Barbara, CA with a total driving time of 3 hours, 49 minutes
If you just want to know how far it is between San Diego and Santa Barbara, the straight line distance is 188 miles
or 302 kilometers
If you are a pilot flying a private plane, you can fly straight from San Diego, CA to Santa Barbara, CA for a total flight time of 53 minutes
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If you're a traveler planning a trip and you want to book a commercial flight, you can try searching for flights between SAN and SBA.