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About Flights to Santa Barbara

Summary info about Santa Barbara flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$65

Best Round-Trip Price

$130

Fastest flight time

1h 19m

Operated By

3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Santa Barbara from United States in the last 72 hours is $65 (San Francisco to Santa Barbara).
The best round-trip flight price to Santa Barbara from United States in the last 72 hours is $130 (San Francisco to Santa Barbara).
The fastest flight to Santa Barbara from United States takes 1h 19m (San Francisco to Santa Barbara).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Santa Barbara, including American Airlines, United Airlines and Alaska Airlines.

Santa Barbara flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Santa Barbara flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Santa Barbara?

The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Santa Barbara from United States, with most prices found around $332. If you are unable to visit Santa Barbara during the month of January, then departing from United States during the month February is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $370.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Santa Barbara?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Santa Barbara for $18/person, which is 99% cheaper than the average flight to Santa Barbara. To find the cheapest price to Santa Barbara from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Santa Barbara?

The cheapest day to depart on your flight to Santa Barbara is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $527. This is often the case because there is less demand to fly during this day of the week. On the other hand, Monday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $631.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Santa Barbara?

According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Santa Barbara is in the evening. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Santa Barbara in the evening for as low as $494. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the morning when prices are $593 on average. Flights to Santa Barbara from United States in the morning are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travelers’ schedules.

How long does it take to fly to Santa Barbara?

Flight times vary depending on what airport in United States you fly out of and what airport in Santa Barbara you fly into. For example, flying from Miami to Los Angeles takes 5h 20m on average. On the other hand, flying from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 1h 19m on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo if there are any available for your route.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Santa Barbara?

We recommend purchasing flights from United States to Santa Barbara 33 days ahead of your departure date because this is when momondo users tend to see the best flight rates. On average, our users have found flights to Santa Barbara for $531. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Santa Barbara for as low as $529.

Frequently asked questions about flying to Santa Barbara

If you’re looking to do your hiking in warmer conditions, consider planning your flight to Santa Barbara for February, March, and April. Parks like Channel Islands National Park are popular hot spots in those months.

Santa Maria Public Airport, Santa Monica Airport, San Luis Obispo County Airport, Burbank Bob Hope Airport or Los Angeles Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Santa Barbara.

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Santa Barbara is Burbank Bob Hope Airport where the average price is $754. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.



Santa Barbara flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Santa Barbara found recently by users on momondo
United Airlines
Oct 11
SFO3:10 pmSan Francisco
1h 11m
SBA4:21 pmSanta Barbara
Oct 12
SBA12:30 pmSanta Barbara
1h 14m
SFO1:44 pmSan Francisco
United Airlines
Oct 19
SFO4:38 amSan Francisco
1h 22m
SBA6:00 amSanta Barbara
Oct 26
SBA2:41 amSanta Barbara
5h 29m
1 stop
SFO8:10 amSan Francisco
United Airlines
Nov 13
SFO3:30 amSan Francisco
1h 22m
SBA4:52 amSanta Barbara
Nov 16
SBA5:43 amSanta Barbara
1h 18m
SFO7:01 amSan Francisco
United Airlines
Oct 5
SFO6:43 amSan Francisco
1h 19m
SBA8:02 amSanta Barbara
Oct 6
SBA10:02 amSanta Barbara
1h 09m
SFO11:11 amSan Francisco
United Airlines
Jan 17
SFO2:10 pmSan Francisco
4h 28m
1 stop
SBA6:38 pmSanta Barbara
Jan 24
SBA1:30 amSanta Barbara
3h 20m
1 stop
SFO4:50 amSan Francisco
United Airlines
Nov 13
SFO5:51 amSan Francisco
1h 15m
SBA7:06 amSanta Barbara
Nov 16
SBA1:15 amSanta Barbara
6h 01m
1 stop
SFO7:16 amSan Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Santa Barbara

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Santa Barbara, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines
United Airlines
Oct 19
SFO4:38 amSan Francisco
1h 22m
SBA6:00 amSanta Barbara
United Airlines
Oct 10
SFO9:30 amSan Francisco
1h 21m
SBA10:51 amSanta Barbara
United Airlines
Oct 22
SFO3:40 pmSan Francisco
3h 56m
1 stop
SBA7:36 pmSanta Barbara

Which airlines fly to Santa Barbara?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Santa Barbara

Which airlines fly to Santa Barbara?

When flying to Santa Barbara from United States, momondo travelers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: United Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines or Delta. Depending on what airport in United States you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.

United Airlines Flights to Santa Barbara

The most popular airline for flights to Santa Barbara on momondo is United Airlines, which operates 25 flights in this direction every week. Most depart out of San Francisco, with the best deal for United Airlines flights to Santa Barbara being $127 (round-trip, Boston Logan Intl to Santa Barbara, momondo searches within the last 72 hours). In 1,364 United Airlines reviews, it is rated 7.1 by momondo users.

American Airlines Flights to Santa Barbara

American Airlines (7.0/10, 1,371 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Santa Barbara, with deals from as low as $282 from Boston Logan Intl, round-trip. With 18 American Airlines flights to Santa Barbara on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.


Popular routes to Santa Barbara

Most frequently searched flights to Santa Barbara along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Seattle to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time2h 24m
Cheapest price$186
San Francisco to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time1h 11m
Cheapest price$144
Dallas to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time3h 21m
Cheapest price$329
Phoenix to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time1h 31m
Cheapest price$229
Denver to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time2h 35m
Cheapest price$203
Portland to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time2h 04m
Cheapest price$211
Chicago to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time6h 42m
Cheapest price$286
New York to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time8h 04m
Cheapest price$383
Oakland, California to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time1h 31m
Cheapest price$424
Boston to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time8h 03m
Cheapest price$385
San Jose to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time1h 22m
Cheapest price$233
San Diego to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time1h 21m
Cheapest price$158
Los Angeles to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time0h 43m
Cheapest price$168
Sacramento to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time3h 59m
Cheapest price$237
Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time7h 30m
Cheapest price$352
Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time4h 24m
Cheapest price$269
Minneapolis to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time5h 42m
Cheapest price$352
Austin to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time5h 07m
Cheapest price$298
Syracuse to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time8h 08m
Cheapest price$412
Eugene to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time6h 33m
Cheapest price$211

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Flights to Santa Barbara with flexible booking policies can be found by using the search form above and then selecting our dedicated flexible booking filter, which will highlight only the flights where this policy is applied.

Once you have performed a search in the form on the page, momondo provides useful filters and insights. We can show you the cheapest days and times to fly as well as filter your options to help you make an informed choice when booking flights to Santa Barbara.

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