Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas (SBA - DFW)

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The best prices from Santa Barbara to Dallas are usually found in July or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to Dallas (DFW)

All the information you need to plan the best SBA to DFW flight in 2021: compare Santa Barbara to Dallas flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Dallas.
SBA - A78
Price
$309 - $453
A78
Temperature
59 - 96.8 °F
A78
Rainfall
1.9 - 4.6 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$309

From Santa Barbara to Dallas

One-way from

$211

One-way flight from Santa Barbara to Dallas

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Santa Barbara to Dallas?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

To save up to 37% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 21 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Santa Barbara to Dallas from $105 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $150 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Santa Barbara to Dallas?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Dallas from Santa Barbara average $106. You can even find prices in August for less than $106, as users have found deals to Dallas from as low as $34. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Dallas from Santa Barbara. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 49%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Dallas (SBA - A78)?

When flying from Santa Barbara to Dallas, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at noon, which can drop the price by up to 16% versus a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas in May, June 2021

The best prices found for SBA to DFW flights for May, June
10 Jun - 11 Jun
$267pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
4 Jun - 6 Jun
$300pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
24 Jun - 28 Jun
$316pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to Dallas 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Dallas from Santa Barbara found for this year
13 Aug - 15 Aug
$246pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
13 Aug - 15 Aug
$267pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$286pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara

Non-stop flights to Dallas from Santa Barbara

Save time with Santa Barbara to Dallas direct flight deals
8 Oct - 12 Oct
$294pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
9 Jul - 12 Jul
$307pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
24 Jun - 28 Jun
$340pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas

Late deals on round-trip flights to Dallas from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
22 May - 23 May
$347pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
22 May - 21 Jun
$374pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
22 May - 21 Jun
$392pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
Non-Stop
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
DFW
Dallas/Fort Worth
American Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to Dallas from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas
11:50 am - 3:25 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
25h 35m
SBA - DFW
United Airlines
$211
United
6:44 am - 5:47 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
21h 03m
SBA - DFW
American Airlines
12:45 pm - 10:45 am
Alaska Airlines
2 Stops
20h 00m
SBA - DAL
Alaska Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to Dallas

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to Dallas due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Santa Barbara and Dallas for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Dallas have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier flying from Santa Barbara to Dallas have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas?

For a flight from Santa Barbara to Dallas, you will be flying from Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara (SBA) is just 8.0 mi from the center of the city. Santa Barbara is the only Santa Barbara airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Dallas per day. 5 airlines have flights to Dallas from Santa Barbara on a regular basis.

Can I find flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $246, but on average you can expect to pay $306.

Are there nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 19 direct flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas under $300. A good price for a nonstop flight from Santa Barbara to Dallas is less than $475.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to Dallas for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Dallas within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Santa Barbara to Dallas?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Tuesday, Thursday.

Is Santa Barbara weather warmer or cooler than Dallas?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 97 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Dallas is typically hotter than in Santa Barbara. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Santa Barbara to Dallas?

There are many flights that can get you from Santa Barbara to Dallas in 3h 14m. Fly via American Airlines, United Airlines, or Alaska Airlines to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Dallas round-trip?

Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Dallas, with prices starting at $246. Another option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $309 round trip. American Airlines is 36% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Santa Barbara to Dallas one-way?

$141 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from American Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, with prices starting from $163 and $170, respectively.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to Dallas

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Dallas

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Santa Barbara to Dallas.
Flight duration
3h 20m
Average temperature for May in Dallas
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Dallas
3.7 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing Dallas

Dallas Love Field (DAL)
Dallas Addison (ADS)

Top 4 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Dallas

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to Dallas choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Frontier
$81 $185 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$148 $388 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$64 $394 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$167 $459 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from Santa Barbara to Dallas

See what time of day planes typically take off from Santa Barbara towards Dallas.
Morning 6 AM to noon 68% of SBA to DFW departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 32% of SBA to DFW departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of SBA to DFW departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SBA to DFW departures
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