How far is Santa Monica, CA from Santa Ana, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Santa Monica and Santa Ana is 40.45 miles (65.11 km).

Flight distance from Santa Monica, CA to Santa Ana, CA is 40.45 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 05 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Santa Monica, California to Santa Ana, California is: 48.91 miles (78.71 km) by car.

Driving from Santa Monica to Santa Ana will take approximately 00 hours 54 minutes.

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#1 Santa Monica

A city in Los Angeles County, California. It is located on the Santa Monica Bay in southern California. Santa Monica is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Santa Monica Pier and the Santa Monica Museum of Art.

Population 90024
GPS Coordinates 34°1'10"N 118°29'28"W
Latitude 34.0194500
Longitude -118.4911900
Altitude 32
Country United States
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#2 Santa Ana

The most populous city in Orange County, California and the center of the Santa Ana metropolitan area. It is located in southern California. Santa Ana is known for its Hispanic culture, its history as a citrus-growing region, and its many attractions, such as the Santa Ana Zoo and the Bowers Museum.

Population 331301
GPS Coordinates 33°44'44"N 117°52'4"W
Latitude 33.7455700
Longitude -117.8678300
Altitude 35
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Santa Monica and Santa Ana

The distance between Santa Monica and Santa Ana is 79 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 52 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Santa Monica and Santa Ana. The current time is 03:14:56.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 37 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 13 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 00 hours 58 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 48 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 41 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 39 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 36 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 6.53 liters (1.73 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Santa Monica and Santa Ana.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Santa Monica to Santa Ana is $9.24 (diesel $10.69).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.36 $5.59 $5.74 $6.2
Total $9.24 $9.65 $9.91 $10.69

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in California ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $5.355 (Diesel $6.196) /gallon. Last changed prices on February 26, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Santa Monica and Santa Ana (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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