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The best prices from Santa Barbara to Denver are usually found in September or October, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to Denver (DEN)

SBA - DEN
Price
$185 - $338
DEN
Temperature
44.6 - 89.6 °F
DEN
Rainfall
0.5 - 2.7 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Average price

$310

Average for round-trip flights in December 2020

Round-trip from

$185

From Santa Barbara to Denver

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 Denver?

Travelers have found that booking a Monday departure is the best way to save up to 82% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 22% by booking at least 19 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Santa Barbara to Denver within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $248.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Denver. Flights to Denver from Santa Barbara in August are about $257 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $100.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Denver (SBA - DEN)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Santa Barbara to Denver in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 44% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Denver in December, January 2021

The best prices found for SBA to DEN flights for December, January
28 Jan - 2 Feb
$273pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$274pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
21 Dec - 4 Jan
$277pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to Denver 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Denver from Santa Barbara found for this year
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$274pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
21 Dec - 4 Jan
$277pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Alaska Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
14 Dec - 14 Dec
$280pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

Non-stop flights to Denver from Santa Barbara

Save time with Santa Barbara to Denver direct flight deals
20 Dec - 4 Jan
$329pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
20 Dec - 4 Jan
$354pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
12 Dec - 8 Jan
$379pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to Denver

Late deals on round-trip flights to Denver from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$286pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$332pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
10 Dec - 13 Dec
$336pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DEN
Denver Intl
DEN
Denver Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to Denver from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Denver
2:13 am - 6:55 pm
American Airlines
3 Stops
15h 42m
SBA - DEN
American Airlines
1:30 am - 1:10 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
10h 40m
SBA - DEN
Multiple Airlines
$321
United
7:50 am - 11:20 am
United Airlines
Nonstop
2h 30m
SBA - DEN
United Airlines
$419
United

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Santa Barbara to Denver flights.

Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to Denver

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to Denver 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 Denver 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Denver Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Santa Barbara to Denver Intl include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

United Airlines, Frontier, and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Denver for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $222, but on average you can expect to pay $288.

Are there nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to Denver for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 15 direct flights from Santa Barbara to Denver under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Santa Barbara to Denver is less than $493.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to Denver for under $300?

There are currently 10+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Denver within the next 7 days for less than $300.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 816 users have taken a look at flights from Santa Barbara to Denver Intl.

Does it rain more in Santa Barbara or Denver?

When traveling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Santa Barbara is roughly similar to Denver. You can assume this to be the case over the next 5 days.

Is Santa Barbara weather warmer or cooler than Denver?

Temperatures around the 90 °F's can be experienced in July. The weather in Denver is hotter than in Santa Barbara. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long is the flight from Santa Barbara to Denver?

For as low as $280, United Airlines can have you in Denver from Santa Barbara in 2h 30m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Santa Barbara to Denver round-trip from $222. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $273, and American Airlines, from $286. Alaska Airlines is 21% 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 Denver one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is American Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $143. However, be on the lookout for offers from Alaska Airlines and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Santa Barbara to Denver for a low price.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to Denver

Destination information for Denver

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Santa Barbara to Denver
Average temperature for December in Denver
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Denver
0.7 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing Denver

Top 4 airlines from Santa Barbara to Denver

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to Denver 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
$67 $148 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$134 $252 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$179 $336 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$180 $343 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Santa Barbara to Denver

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Weekly flight availability
from Santa Barbara to Denver
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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