Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to San Diego

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Flight information for Santa Barbara to San Diego
(SBA to SAN)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Santa Barbara to San Diego
Best Price Found$129The best flight deal from Santa Barbara to San Diego found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $129
Fastest flight time1h 02mThe fastest flight from Santa Barbara to San Diego takes 1h 02m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Santa Barbara to San Diego. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Santa Barbara Airport - San Diego Airport.
Airports in San Diego2 airportsThere are 2 airports near San Diego: San Diego (SAN), San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar (CLD)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Santa Barbara to San Diego

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 Santa Barbara to San Diego?

March

The cheapest time of year to fly to San Diego from Santa Barbara is March. Most expensive is January

What is the cheapest day to depart Santa Barbara for San Diego?

Thursday

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

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to San Diego?

in the afternoon

Santa Barbara to San Diego flights are approximately 33% more expensive in the morning than in the afternoon

What is the cheapest airline that flies to San Diego from Santa Barbara?

United Airlines

United Airlines is the most popular carrier operating from Santa Barbara to San Diego

What is the cheapest Santa Barbara to San Diego flight route?

Santa Barbara - San Diego

Fly from Santa Barbara to San Diego for the best Santa Barbara - San Diego flight prices


Easily compare round-trip flights from Santa Barbara to San Diego

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Santa Barbara to San Diego by changing tabs
Alaska Airlines
Oct 15
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Oct 17
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Oct 9
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Oct 11
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Oct 22
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Oct 24
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Oct 15
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Oct 17
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Oct 8
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Oct 10
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara
Multiple Airlines
Oct 9
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Oct 11
SAN4:15 pmSan Diego
3h 25m
1 stop
SBA7:40 pmSanta Barbara

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to San Diego

If you're looking for one-way flights from Santa Barbara to San Diego, view some of our deals below provided by Alaska Airlines and United Airlines
Alaska Airlines
Oct 10
SBA1:20 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN2:22 pmSan Diego
Alaska Airlines
Nov 19
SBA2:10 pmSanta Barbara
1h 01m
SAN3:11 pmSan Diego
Alaska Airlines
Dec 25
SBA1:35 pmSanta Barbara
1h 00m
SAN2:35 pmSan Diego

Search last-minute flights to San Diego from Santa Barbara

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Santa Barbara to San Diego
Multiple Airlines
Oct 1
SBA2:30 amSanta Barbara
3h 33m
1 stop
SAN6:03 amSan Diego
Oct 9
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara
Multiple Airlines
Oct 1
SBA2:30 amSanta Barbara
3h 33m
1 stop
SAN6:03 amSan Diego
Oct 3
SAN11:05 amSan Diego
1h 05m
SBA12:10 pmSanta Barbara
Multiple Airlines
Oct 1
SBA2:43 pmSanta Barbara
28h 41m
3 stops
SAN7:24 pmSan Diego
Oct 3
SAN11:05 amSan Diego
1h 05m
SBA12:10 pmSanta Barbara
United Airlines
Oct 1
SBA2:00 amSanta Barbara
4h 01m
1 stop
SAN6:01 amSan Diego
Oct 9
SAN2:25 amSan Diego
4h 20m
1 stop
SBA6:45 amSanta Barbara
United Airlines
Oct 1
SBA2:30 amSanta Barbara
3h 33m
1 stop
SAN6:03 amSan Diego
Oct 3
SAN2:15 amSan Diego
4h 17m
1 stop
SBA6:32 amSanta Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Oct 1
SBA12:50 pmSanta Barbara
1h 02m
SAN1:52 pmSan Diego
Oct 9
SAN11:35 amSan Diego
1h 00m
SBA12:35 pmSanta Barbara

Best airlines flying from Santa Barbara to San Diego

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Santa Barbara to San Diego with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
United Airlines
PriceFrom $217
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything! From ticketing agent to all the crew on our flight back were awesome. Thank you!

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  • Are airlines flying from Santa Barbara to San Diego offering flexible changes due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Santa Barbara to San Diego are adopting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. One of the airlines that may be waiving their change fees is United Airlines. You can search for the full list of airlines like United Airlines that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Santa Barbara to San Diego by plane?

    A flight from Santa Barbara to San Diego will travel around 187.9 mi. In terms of flight time, this usually takes a little over 1h 02m.


Can I fly to San Diego from Santa Barbara right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to San Diego within the United States

Most visitors from Santa Barbara need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter San Diego.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

Can I fly back to Santa Barbara from San Diego?

Returning to Santa Barbara from San Diego

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from San Diego must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Santa Barbara.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego are not required to quarantine after entering Santa Barbara.

If you are planning to travel to San Diego at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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