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The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Santa Barbara. Current restrictions to Santa Barbara are based on United States travel restrictions.

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When is the best time to fly to Santa Barbara?

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Santa Barbara?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Santa Barbara for $48/person, which is 91% 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Santa Barbara?

In general, July is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Santa Barbara. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $305. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of July, then book flights to Santa Barbara from United States during August instead. Flights to Santa Barbara in August, while not as cheap as those in July, still average around $315.

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

We recommend purchasing flights from United States to Santa Barbara 28 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 $388. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Santa Barbara for as low as $137.

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

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Santa Barbara is on a Wednesday when prices can be found for as low as $412. The most expensive day to fly to Santa Barbara is Sunday, with ticket prices averaging around $480.

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

In the evening is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to Santa Barbara when you can find flight prices for as low as $249. Flying to Santa Barbara in the evening is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Flights to Santa Barbara are more costly at noon, with an average ticket price of $499. Departure times at noon fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.

Is there a good place to hike near 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 Elings Park are popular hot spots in those months.

Is there an alternative airport near Santa Barbara?

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.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Santa Barbara?

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Santa Barbara is Santa Monica Airport where the average price is $398pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.


What are the current travel restrictions for Santa Barbara?

Currently, United States travel restrictions include travel to Santa Barbara. The United States has restricted the entry of all foreign nationals who have passed through or have been in China, Iran, European Schengen Area, the UK, Ireland and Brazil in the past 14 days. US citizens and permanent residents who have passed through or have been in any of the above countries in the past 14 days may still enter the United States, but must arrive at one of the following airports: Atlanta (ATL), Boston (BOS), Chicago (ORD), Dallas, (DFW), Detroit (DTW), Honolulu (HNL), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK or EWR), San Francisco (SFO), Seattle (SEA), and Washington (IAD). US citizens and permanent residents who have passed through or have been in any of the countries named don't have to isolate for two weeks, unless they have had close contact with someone who has COVID-19. If you are planning to travel to Santa Barbara at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.


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
Cheapest
Best
Quickest
Alaska Airlines
Dec 12
PDX
Portland
2h 06m
SBA
Santa Barbara
Dec 15
SBA
Santa Barbara
2h 13m
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Dec 2
PDX
Portland
4h 25m
1 stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
Dec 8
SBA
Santa Barbara
2h 13m
PDX
Portland
United Airlines
Dec 12
PDX
Portland
3h 52m
1 stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
Dec 15
SBA
Santa Barbara
4h 50m
1 stop
PDX
Portland
American Airlines
Nov 16
PDX
Portland
13h 26m
1 stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
Nov 19
SBA
Santa Barbara
18h 54m
1 stop
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Dec 10
PDX
Portland
2h 06m
SBA
Santa Barbara
Dec 15
SBA
Santa Barbara
2h 13m
PDX
Portland
Multiple Airlines
Dec 10
PDX
Portland
6h 31m
1 stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
Dec 15
SBA
Santa Barbara
2h 13m
PDX
Portland

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Santa Barbara

If you're looking for one-way flights to Santa Barbara, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines and United Airlines
Cheapest
Best
Quickest
Alaska Airlines
Nov 18
PDX
Portland
2h 05m
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Nov 18
PDX
Portland
3h 48m
1 stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Dec 22
PDX
Portland
16h 39m
1 stop
SBA
Santa 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

Popular routes to Santa Barbara

Most frequently searched flights to Santa Barbara along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Portland to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 05m
Cheapest price
$141
Phoenix to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 26m
Cheapest price
$201
Minneapolis to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 07m
Cheapest price
$256
San Francisco to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 10m
Cheapest price
$269
Eugene to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 41m
Cheapest price
$278
Denver to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 39m
Cheapest price
$299
Chicago to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 45m
Cheapest price
$299
Kansas City to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 32m
Cheapest price
$302
Washington to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 57m
Cheapest price
$304
St. Louis to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 13m
Cheapest price
$310
Philadelphia to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 36m
Cheapest price
$313
New York to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 05m
Cheapest price
$315
Las Vegas to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 57m
Cheapest price
$318
Dallas to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 20m
Cheapest price
$321
San Jose to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 22m
Cheapest price
$332
Omaha to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 38m
Cheapest price
$336
Austin to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 35m
Cheapest price
$338
Boston to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 43m
Cheapest price
$348
Tampa to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
7h 30m
Cheapest price
$368
Sacramento to Santa Barbara Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 30m
Cheapest price
$388
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