Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit (SBA - DTT) from $148

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 8/29. 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 — DTT
Jun 17 — Jun 241

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 (DTT). 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 June 12, 2024.

Popular in

November

Cheapest in

September

Average price

$583

Round-trip from

$232
High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Santa Barbara to Detroit (DTT)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Santa Barbara to Detroit?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 139% 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 Detroit?

To save up to 95% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 57 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 Detroit from $259 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $421 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at $133.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from SBA to DTT?

When flying from Santa Barbara to Detroit, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap Santa Barbara to Detroit flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Santa Barbara to Detroit specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Prices were last updated on June 12, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Detroit in 2024 at this time. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Tue 7/161:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Thu 7/258:20 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop6h 23mDelta
Deal found 6/11$366
Tue 7/161:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Thu 7/254:00 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 43mDelta
Deal found 6/11$371
Tue 7/166:00 amSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 45mDelta
Thu 7/2512:28 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 32mDelta
Deal found 6/11$376
Thu 7/251:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/296:10 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 33mDelta
Deal found 6/12$396
Thu 7/251:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/292:26 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops12h 17mDelta
Deal found 6/12$401
Thu 7/181:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/226:35 amDTW - SBA
1 stop9h 19mDelta
Deal found 6/11$406
Thu 7/181:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Mon 7/227:00 amDTW - SBA
2 stops8h 54mDelta
Deal found 6/11$481
Sun 6/3012:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop9h 14mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/66:50 amDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 32mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$512
Sun 6/306:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/66:50 amDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 32mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$517

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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Detroit in 2024 at this time. For more flight deals, be sure to check back very soon.
Fri 8/231:18 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop6h 35mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/278:00 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$218
Fri 8/231:18 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops8h 11mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/278:00 amDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$223
Fri 8/231:18 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops8h 11mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/276:59 amDTW - SBA
2 stops8h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$228
Fri 8/235:15 amSBA - DTW
2 stops8h 48mUnited Airlines
Tue 8/2711:14 amDTW - SBA
3 stops15h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/12$333
Fri 9/612:26 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 06mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/98:01 amDTW - SBA
1 stop6h 39mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$348
Fri 9/612:26 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 06mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/98:10 amDTW - SBA
2 stops14h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$365
Tue 7/161:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Thu 7/258:20 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop6h 23mDelta
Deal found 6/11$366
Fri 9/69:45 amSBA - DTW
2 stops10h 17mAmerican Airlines
Mon 9/98:10 amDTW - SBA
2 stops14h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$370
Tue 7/161:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Thu 7/254:00 pmDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 43mDelta
Deal found 6/11$371

Santa Barbara to Detroit flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Santa Barbara to Detroit for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Santa Barbara to Detroit departing last-minute. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Fri 6/215:15 amSBA - DTW
2 stops15h 19mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/23:26 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$564
Thu 6/2012:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 33mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/25:17 amDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$567
Fri 6/215:15 amSBA - DTW
2 stops15h 19mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/29:28 amDTW - SBA
2 stops11h 04mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$569
Thu 6/206:25 amSBA - DTW
2 stops9h 12mAmerican Airlines
Tue 7/25:17 amDTW - SBA
2 stops10h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$572
Wed 6/195:15 amSBA - DTW
1 stop14h 25mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/23:26 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$589
Wed 6/195:15 amSBA - DTW
1 stop14h 25mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/211:00 amDTW - SBA
2 stops13h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$594
Tue 6/185:15 amSBA - DTW
2 stops15h 19mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/36:03 amDTW - SBA
2 stops9h 07mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$599
Fri 6/2112:15 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop9h 14mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/36:10 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop7h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$602
Fri 6/215:15 amSBA - DTW
1 stop14h 25mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/23:26 pmDTW - SBA
1 stop8h 54mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$609

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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Santa Barbara to Detroit. Those needing a return flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit can use the search form above.
Thu 8/291:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Deal found 6/11$148
Thu 8/296:00 amSBA - DTW
2 stops9h 35mDelta
Deal found 6/11$183
Thu 7/251:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Deal found 6/11$193
Thu 7/256:38 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop8h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/12$203
Thu 7/256:38 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 38mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$208
Mon 7/81:45 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop7h 09mDelta
Deal found 6/11$233
Mon 7/86:38 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 38mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$238
Thu 6/276:39 pmSBA - DTW
2 stops11h 34mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$258
Tue 6/253:20 pmSBA - DTW
1 stop6h 25mSouthwest
Deal found 6/12$301

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 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 12, 2024.

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Any airport

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Any airport

Budget

$218 - $396

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Depart

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Price

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

1 stop6h 35m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

1 stop7h 33m

$218

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

2 stops8h 11m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

1 stop7h 33m

$223

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

2 stops8h 11m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

2 stops8h 34m

$228

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 8/23

2 stops8h 48m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Tue 8/27

3 stops15h 45m

$333

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Fri 9/6

1 stop7h 06m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 9/9

1 stop6h 39m

$348

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/16

1 stop7h 09m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 7/25

1 stop6h 23m

$366

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/16

1 stop7h 09m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 7/25

2 stops10h 43m

$371

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Tue 7/16

2 stops11h 45m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Thu 7/25

2 stops11h 32m

$376

Santa BarbaraDetroit Metropolitan Wayne County

SBA - DTW

SBADTW

Santa Barbara

Thu 7/25

1 stop7h 09m

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County

Mon 7/29

1 stop8h 33m

$396

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 6/11

What is the cheapest day to fly from Santa Barbara to Detroit?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Santa Barbara to Detroit. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Santa Barbara to Detroit flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday 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.

DTT

Temperature

24.8 - 73.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Detroit, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 73.4 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 24.8 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 June 12, 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta from Santa Barbara to Detroit have to say. 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.
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,877 reviews

Boarding

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

My original flight was delayed so they found this flight for me so I could arrive at a reasonable time

Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,877 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,877 reviews

Boarding

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

My original flight was delayed so they found this flight for me so I could arrive at a reasonable time

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,877 reviews

Boarding

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

My original flight was delayed so they found this flight for me so I could arrive at a reasonable time

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,877 reviews

Boarding

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

My original flight was delayed so they found this flight for me so I could arrive at a reasonable time

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
Southwest
8.2
Very good
5,877 reviews

Boarding

8.3

Comfort

8.1

Overall

8.2

Crew

8.7

Entertainment

7.8

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

My original flight was delayed so they found this flight for me so I could arrive at a reasonable time

Related info for your journey

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $218, but on average you can expect to pay $389.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to Detroit for under $600?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

    Flying on American Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Detroit, with prices starting at $218. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by United Airlines and Delta, with the lowest prices starting at $333 and $366, respectively. American Airlines is currently priced 59% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

    To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Delta, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $148. American Airlines flights start at $203 while deals on Southwest start at $301 one-way.

  • What does SBA to DTW mean?

    Great question - SBA to DTW just means Santa Barbara Airport to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights!

  • 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.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from Santa Barbara to Detroit?

    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 flight deals updated?

    The Santa Barbara to Detroit flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/12.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit?

    Currently, October is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Santa Barbara to Detroit (average of $223). Flying from Santa Barbara to Detroit in July is currently the most expensive (average of $301). 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$410Average$639FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
American AirlinesCheapest$424Average$557FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%

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