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Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara from $140

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Easily compare round-trip flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next six months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara by changing tabs
United Airlines
May 13
LAX6:00 amLos Angeles
12h 13m
1 stop
SBA6:13 pmSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
12h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:35 amLos Angeles
United Airlines
May 13
LAX10:49 pmLos Angeles
0h 55m
SBA11:44 pmSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
12h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:35 amLos Angeles
United Airlines
May 13
LAX8:42 pmLos Angeles
15h 16m
2 stops
SBA11:58 amSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
12h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:35 amLos Angeles
United Airlines
May 13
LAX1:15 pmLos Angeles
0h 56m
SBA2:11 pmSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA4:59 pmSanta Barbara
1h 01m
LAX6:00 pmLos Angeles
United Airlines
May 5
LAX10:49 pmLos Angeles
0h 55m
SBA11:44 pmSanta Barbara
May 8
SBA4:59 pmSanta Barbara
1h 01m
LAX6:00 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
May 1
LAX12:45 amLos Angeles
11h 04m
1 stop
SBA11:49 amSanta Barbara
May 4
SBA4:49 pmSanta Barbara
5h 26m
1 stop
LAX10:15 pmLos Angeles

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

If you're looking for one-way flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines and United Airlines
United Airlines
Jun 2
LAX6:45 pmLos Angeles
0h 56m
SBA7:41 pmSanta Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Jun 3
LAX6:00 amLos Angeles
11h 03m
1 stop
SBA5:03 pmSanta Barbara
United Airlines
Jun 26
LAX11:20 pmLos Angeles
0h 56m
SBA12:16 amSanta Barbara

Search last-minute flights to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles

Find and compare round-trip flight prices for your last-minute flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Apr 24
LAX8:20 amLos Angeles
9h 56m
2 stops
SBA6:16 pmSanta Barbara
Apr 28
SBA6:00 amSanta Barbara
0h 58m
LAX6:58 amLos Angeles
United Airlines
Apr 24
LAX8:20 amLos Angeles
9h 56m
2 stops
SBA6:16 pmSanta Barbara
Apr 28
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
22h 58m
2 stops
LAX6:08 pmLos Angeles
United Airlines
Apr 24
LAX10:50 pmLos Angeles
0h 54m
SBA11:44 pmSanta Barbara
Apr 28
SBA4:59 pmSanta Barbara
1h 01m
LAX6:00 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
Apr 24
LAX1:45 amLos Angeles
10h 04m
1 stop
SBA11:49 amSanta Barbara
Apr 27
SBA4:49 pmSanta Barbara
5h 26m
1 stop
LAX10:15 pmLos Angeles
United Airlines
Apr 24
LAX8:20 amLos Angeles
9h 56m
2 stops
SBA6:16 pmSanta Barbara
Apr 28
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
23h 00m
1 stop
LAX6:10 pmLos Angeles
United Airlines
Apr 25
LAX10:50 pmLos Angeles
0h 54m
SBA11:44 pmSanta Barbara
Apr 27
SBA6:29 amSanta Barbara
15h 26m
2 stops
LAX9:55 pmLos Angeles

Best airlines flying from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

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Airline
Rating
Free Cancellation
Price
United AirlinesPriceFrom $138Free CancellationRating
7.4
11,341 reviews
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  • United Airlines Flights From Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

    United Airlines is one of the most popular airlines flying from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara, operating 7 flights/week on average for this route. A good United Airlines flight deal for Los Angeles to Santa Barbara starts from $138 round-trip, up to an average price of $209. Our users have rated United Airlines at 7.4/10.


United Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Our best United Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flight tickets
United Airlines
May 13
LAX6:00 amLos Angeles
12h 13m
1 stop
SBA6:13 pmSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
12h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:35 amLos Angeles
United Airlines
May 13
LAX10:49 pmLos Angeles
0h 55m
SBA11:44 pmSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
12h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:35 amLos Angeles
United Airlines
May 13
LAX8:42 pmLos Angeles
15h 16m
2 stops
SBA11:58 amSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA7:10 pmSanta Barbara
12h 25m
1 stop
LAX7:35 amLos Angeles

American Airlines flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Our best American Airlines deals on Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flight tickets
American Airlines
May 1
LAX12:45 amLos Angeles
11h 04m
1 stop
SBA11:49 amSanta Barbara
May 4
SBA4:49 pmSanta Barbara
5h 26m
1 stop
LAX10:15 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
May 23
LAX1:30 amLos Angeles
10h 21m
1 stop
SBA11:51 amSanta Barbara
May 27
SBA6:12 amSanta Barbara
5h 52m
1 stop
LAX12:04 pmLos Angeles
American Airlines
May 12
LAX12:45 amLos Angeles
11h 06m
1 stop
SBA11:51 amSanta Barbara
May 15
SBA9:56 amSanta Barbara
8h 30m
1 stop
LAX6:26 pmLos Angeles

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

March. The cheapest time of year to fly to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles is March. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Los Angeles for Santa Barbara?

Wednesday. The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Sunday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

In the afternoon. Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flights are approximately 60% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles?

United Airlines. United Airlines is the most popular carrier operating from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

What is the cheapest Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flight route?

Los Angeles - Santa Barbara. Fly from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara for the best Los Angeles - Santa Barbara flight prices

How far in advance should you book Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flights?

53 days before. The cheapest time to buy a flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara is approximately 53 days to departure

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara on average per day?

As of April 2024, there are 4 flights per week flying from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara. The most common time of day flights depart is 2:00PM, with 50% of flights taking off in the afternoon.

How many flights depart from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara on average per week?

As of April 2024, 28 flights take off from Los Angeles and land in Santa Barbara each week. The most common flight departure day for this route is Sunday, with 14% of weekly flights taking off on this day.

Can stopping save me money on Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flights?

No. A direct flight is the cheapest option for a flight between Los Angeles to Santa Barbara.

Cheap Los Angeles to Santa Barbara (LAX to SBA) flight deals and tips

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Best Price Found

$140

Fastest flight time

0h 54m

Direct flights

Every day

Airports in Santa Barbara

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles in the past 72 hours is $140. The best round-trip flight deal from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $334.
The fastest flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara takes 0h 54m
Direct flights go from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara every day.
There is 1 airport near Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara (SBA)

  • Is flying the fastest way to get from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

    We’ve found that taking a flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara with United Airlines is more time-efficient when based simply on travel duration. A train from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara or a bus from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara can take you longer than a 0h 55m flight.

  • Is flying the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

    A train from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara is currently going to be the least expensive option currently available. You can also find deals for a flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara starting at $334, or consider a bus from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara starting at $64. Both of these alternative options are worth considering when looking to reach your destination.

  • How far is Los Angeles to Santa Barbara by plane?

    There are 83.1 mi between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. Flights usually cover this in 0h 55m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.

  • What is the carbon footprint of flying from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

    The carbon footprint of a Los Angeles to Santa Barbara flight is around 95lb, which may vary slightly based on airline and stops. There is a CO2 sorter on our flight search results to help you select the lowest possible footprint. The carbon footprint of a train for this route is 75% less. Taking a bus instead of flying lowers your carbon footprint to about 15lb (84% less).

  • When did momondo last update prices for flights from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Barbara Airport?

    Prices for flights from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Barbara Airport refresh daily.

  • How many operators does momondo search for flights from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Barbara Airport?

  • How old do you have to be to fly from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Barbara Airport?

    Although the minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UMNR) service may have their own age limits, which could be impacted by factors such as flight length, timing, and layovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel from Los Angeles Airport to Santa Barbara Airport.

  • What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Santa Barbara Airport?

    The travel and health documents you'll need for your trip to Santa Barbara Airport may differ based on your itinerary and personal situation. Typically, you should have several documents on hand, such as a national ID card or driver's license and a passport that is valid for six months after your intended arrival at Santa Barbara Airport. It is always advisable to seek advice from your airline or a trusted third party, such as IATA.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

We help find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo compares prices from hundreds of airlines and travel agents and helps you filter them to find the best flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara for you.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. All flights to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles on momondo can be compared and filtered by various policies on offer, including flexible booking.

How can momondo help me find flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara.

I’m not ready to book a flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Yes momondo offers price alerts on flights to Santa Barbara from Los Angeles. After performing a search on this page you should be able to see the price alert set up feature. Simply provide a valid email address and momondo will instantly alert you when prices change.


Choose the best way to get from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Buses

2h 00m
$32 one-way$64 round-trip
Nonstop · from $64

Distance to downtown

OR40.8 mi
15lb CO2

84% less than flights

Find Buses

Los Angeles to Santa Barbara Buses

Trains

1h 51m
$25 one-way$46 round-trip
Nonstop · from $46

Distance to downtown

OR40.8 mi

Flights

0h 54m
$140 one-way$334 round-trip
Nonstop · from $3391 stop · from $233

Distance to downtown

SBA8.0 mi

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