Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (SBA - DTW) from $193

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 7/7. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
SBA — DTW
May 29 — Jun 51

Cheap flight deals from Santa Barbara to Detroit

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Detroit (DTW). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated May 24, 2024.

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$229

One-way from

$198
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From Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County
One-way flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 57 days in advance to save up to 95% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 57 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $259, or $421 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

October can be a great time to fly to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport from Santa Barbara with a flight ticket averaging about $348. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as $133. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (SBA - DTW)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 9% on airfare.

Cheap Delta flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Delta for the route between Santa Barbara and Detroit. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Consider these cheap Delta flights we've found departing from Santa Barbara to Detroit. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Fri 8/231:20 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 30mDelta
Tue 8/271:45 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop10h 10mDelta
Deal found 5/23$338
Tue 7/161:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Thu 7/256:10 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 33mDelta
Deal found 5/23$352
Tue 7/166:00 amSBA - DTW
2 stops10h 52mDelta
Thu 7/256:10 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 33mDelta
Deal found 5/23$357
Tue 7/166:00 amSBA - DTW
2 stops10h 52mDelta
Thu 7/253:57 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 46mDelta
Deal found 5/23$362
Thu 7/181:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/226:35 amDTW - SBA
1 stop9h 19mDelta
Deal found 5/23$386
Fri 9/61:20 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 30mDelta
Mon 9/912:15 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 40mDelta
Deal found 5/23$387
Thu 7/251:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/294:00 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 43mDelta
Deal found 5/23$391
Thu 7/251:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/296:35 amDTW - SBA
1 stop9h 19mDelta
Deal found 5/23$416
Thu 7/187:35 amSBA - DTW
2 stops13h 03mDelta
Mon 7/228:20 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop6h 23mDelta
Deal found 5/23$471

Cheap American Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Santa Barbara and Detroit. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Some of the best deals we've found on American Airlines flights traveling from Santa Barbara to Detroit. Make sure to examine the flight information before completing your reservation.
Fri 8/231:03 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop6h 50mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/2710:20 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$342
Fri 8/231:03 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops8h 24mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/2710:20 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$347
Fri 9/612:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 10mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/98:00 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 30mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$398
Wed 9/2512:30 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop8h 46mAmerican Airlines
Sun 9/295:58 amDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$432
Wed 9/2512:30 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop8h 46mAmerican Airlines
Sun 9/296:53 amDTW - SBA
2 stops8h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$437
Sun 6/306:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/67:14 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$521
Wed 9/2512:15 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops9h 01mAmerican Airlines
Sun 9/296:53 amDTW - SBA
2 stops8h 37mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$522
Sun 6/3012:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop9h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/67:14 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$547
Sun 6/236:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Sat 6/296:52 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$587

Cheap Santa Barbara to Detroit flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from Santa Barbara to Detroit specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Prices were last updated on May 24, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Sun 6/306:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/67:14 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$521
Sun 6/3012:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop9h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/67:14 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$547
Sun 6/235:15 amSBA - DTW
1 stop6h 17mUnited Airlines
Sat 6/293:33 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 47mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/23$563
Sun 6/236:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Sat 6/296:52 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 35mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$587
Sun 6/306:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/68:18 amDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 17mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$645

Santa Barbara to Detroit 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Santa Barbara and Detroit in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Fri 8/231:20 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 30mDelta
Tue 8/271:45 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop10h 10mDelta
Deal found 5/23$338
Fri 8/231:03 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop6h 50mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/2710:20 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$342
Fri 8/231:03 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops8h 24mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/2710:20 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/23$347
Tue 7/161:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Thu 7/256:10 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 33mDelta
Deal found 5/23$352
Tue 7/166:00 amSBA - DTW
2 stops10h 52mDelta
Thu 7/256:10 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 33mDelta
Deal found 5/23$357
Tue 7/166:00 amSBA - DTW
2 stops10h 52mDelta
Thu 7/253:57 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 46mDelta
Deal found 5/23$362
Thu 7/181:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/226:35 amDTW - SBA
1 stop9h 19mDelta
Deal found 5/23$386
Fri 9/61:20 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 30mDelta
Mon 9/912:15 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 40mDelta
Deal found 5/23$387
Thu 7/251:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/294:00 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 43mDelta
Deal found 5/23$391

One-way flights to Detroit from Santa Barbara

Search for one-way flight options from Santa Barbara to Detroit. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit. Those seeking round-trip flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
Sun 7/711:59 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 54mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/22$193
Sun 7/79:40 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops10h 13mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 5/22$198
Sun 10/201:20 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop8h 03mDelta
Deal found 5/23$357
Sun 10/202:00 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops24h 03mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/23$429
Wed 6/121:45 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops12h 29mAlaska Airlines
Deal found 5/22$671
Wed 6/121:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 44mDelta
Deal found 5/22$707
Wed 6/125:50 amSBA - DTW
3 stops15h 09mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,067
Sun 7/76:00 amSBA - DTW
3 stops14h 59mUnited Airlines
Deal found 5/22$1,212

Find flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 2,725,499 searches. Data last updated May 24, 2024.

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Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

1 stop7h 30m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

1 stop10h 10m

$338

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

1 stop6h 50m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

2 stops11h 01m

$342

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

2 stops8h 24m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

2 stops11h 01m

$347

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/16

1 stop7h 09m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 7/25

1 stop8h 33m

$352

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/16

2 stops10h 52m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 7/25

1 stop8h 33m

$357

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/16

2 stops10h 52m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 7/25

2 stops10h 46m

$362

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Thu 7/18

1 stop7h 09m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 7/22

1 stop9h 19m

$386

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 9/6

1 stop7h 10m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 9/9

1 stop7h 30m

$398

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Sun 6/23

1 stop6h 17m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Sat 6/29

1 stop8h 47m

$563

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Deals found on 5/23

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Santa Barbara to Detroit. Price data was last updated on May 19, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight should consider departing on Friday at noon when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit

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Temperature and rainfall in Detroit by month

Plan your trip to Detroit by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

Reviews of airlines servicing Detroit

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Detroit. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Detroit. Reviews last updated May 24, 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit, see what other customers have to say about Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,175 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.1
Very good
9,175 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,175 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

8.0
Very good
10,561 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,175 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.4
Good
10,845 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,175 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

7.3
Good
14,388 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,175 reviews

Entertainment

7.3

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

Paid a lot for our exit row seats and they weren’t that roomy.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $338, but on average you can expect to pay $435.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport round-trip?

    According to our current data, Delta ($338), American Airlines ($342), and United Airlines ($563) offers the cheapest pricing from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Users have found that Delta is 42% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport one-way?

    One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $193 on American Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Delta from $357 and United Airlines from $429 one-way.

  • What does SBA to DTW mean?

    Santa Barbara Airport is SBA and Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is DTW. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Santa Barbara to Detroit flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Santa Barbara to Detroit flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

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    Yes. In addition to deals on Santa Barbara to Detroit flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Santa Barbara to Detroit by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Detroit offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Santa Barbara to Detroit flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight deals updated?

    The Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 5/23.

  • When is the best time to book a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport?

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (average of $223). Flying from Santa Barbara to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport in July is currently the most expensive (average of $303). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Detroit

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
United AirlinesCheapest$408Average$639FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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American AirlinesCheapest$424Average$567FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
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