Flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara, United States

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Phoenix to Santa Barbara Last modified: Jan 22, 2024 8:33 -05:00

We've scanned 115,678,683 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Santa Barbara. United & American frequently offer the best deals to Santa Barbara flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

United
PHXSBA
Tue 4/2
1 stop
SBAPHX
Tue 4/9
1 stop
$328
American
PHXSBA
Tue 1/23
nonstop
SBAPHX
Tue 1/30
nonstop
$355

How Much is a Flight from Phoenix to Santa Barbara?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Phoenix to Santa Barbara, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $378.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Phoenix to Santa Barbara based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Phoenix to Santa Barbara?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Phoenix to Santa Barbara.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $355 $0
7-14 days $355 $0
14-21 days $355 $0
21-30 days $355 $0
30-60 days $355 $0
60-90 days $355 $356
90+ days $355 $384

Cheapest Day To Fly from Phoenix to Santa Barbara

We've examined 231,357,366 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Phoenix to Santa Barbara is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$355$355$389$389$355 $423

Compare Flight Prices from Phoenix to Santa Barbara by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Phoenix to Santa Barbara flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Phoenix Santa Barbara American 1/9/24 1/16/24 0 $355
February Phoenix Santa Barbara American 2/3/24 2/10/24 0 $355
March Phoenix Santa Barbara American 3/2/24 3/5/24 0 $355
April Phoenix Santa Barbara American 4/2/24 4/9/24 0 $355
May Phoenix Santa Barbara American 5/28/24 6/1/24 0 $375
June Phoenix Santa Barbara American 6/15/24 6/17/24 0 $454
July Phoenix Santa Barbara American 7/3/24 7/6/24 0 $375
August Phoenix Santa Barbara American 8/13/24 8/17/24 0 $355

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara is $446.

The average price for direct flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara is $379.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara.

Weekly Direct Flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
American 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 02:40 15:20

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Phoenix to Santa Barbara. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara is $192.

The average price for round trip flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara is $379.

Phoenix to Santa Barbara Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Phoenix to Santa Barbara?
Answer: The average Phoenix to Santa Barbara flight time is an hour and 30 minutes.
Question: How far is Santa Barbara from Phoenix?
Answer: The distance from Phoenix to Santa Barbara is 453 miles (729 kilometers).
Question: How common are direct flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara.
Question: What are the most popular Phoenix airlines for direct flights from Phoenix to Santa Barbara?
Answer: American Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Phoenix and Santa Barbara.

Phoenix to Santa Barbara Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Phoenix and Santa Barbara. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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