Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu (SBA - HNL)

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The best prices from Santa Barbara to Honolulu are usually found in July or April, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to Honolulu (HNL)

All the information you need to plan the best SBA to HNL flight in 2021: compare Santa Barbara to Honolulu flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Honolulu.
SBA - HNL
Price
$402 - $719
HNL
Temperature
73.4 - 82.4 °F
HNL
Precipitation
0.3 - 3.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$402

From Santa Barbara to Honolulu

One-way from

$214

One-way flight from Santa Barbara to Honolulu

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 Honolulu?

Users have found that flying from Santa Barbara to Honolulu on a Sunday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 28 days in advance to save up to 3% 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 28 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 Honolulu 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $389, or $395 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Honolulu from Santa Barbara. Users have commonly found prices around $410 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $297. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Honolulu (SBA - HNL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Santa Barbara to Honolulu in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 17% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu in September, October 2021

The best prices found for SBA to HNL flights for September, October
6 Oct - 11 Oct
$249pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
11 Oct - 21 Oct
$384pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
Alaska Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
15 Oct - 16 Oct
$390pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to Honolulu 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Honolulu from Santa Barbara found for this year
6 Oct - 11 Oct
$249pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
30 Dec - 11 Jan
$351pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
29 Dec - 11 Jan
$352pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu

Late deals on round-trip flights to Honolulu from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 3 Oct
$485pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
28 Sep - 3 Oct
$489pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
28 Sep - 3 Oct
$496pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
HNL
Honolulu
HNL
Honolulu
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to Honolulu from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu
2:35 am - 7:23 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
7h 48m
SBA - HNL
United Airlines
$214
United
12:50 pm - 9:25 am
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
23h 35m
SBA - HNL
Alaska Airlines
2:00 am - 12:19 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
13h 19m
SBA - HNL
United Airlines
$219
United

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Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to Honolulu

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Alaska Airlines. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to Honolulu 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 Honolulu 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $249, but on average you can expect to pay $335.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to Honolulu for under $500?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu within the next 7 days for less than $500.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu round-trip from $249. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are United Airlines, from $280, and Alaska Airlines, from $384. Users have found that American Airlines is 48% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Barbara to Honolulu?

The cheapest flight price from Santa Barbara to Honolulu is $207. On average you can expect to pay $798. The most popular route, (Santa Barbara - Honolulu), can usually be booked for $276.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Santa Barbara to Honolulu?

Before booking your flight from Santa Barbara to Honolulu check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Alaska Airlines or Delta.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Honolulu, HI

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Honolulu from Santa Barbara?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Honolulu within the United States

Most visitors from Santa Barbara need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Honolulu.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Honolulu.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara are not required to quarantine after entering Honolulu.

Do I need a test to fly back to Santa Barbara from Honolulu?

Returning to Santa Barbara from Honolulu

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Honolulu must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Santa Barbara.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Honolulu are not required to quarantine after entering Santa Barbara.

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Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to Honolulu

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

Destination information for Honolulu

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Santa Barbara to Honolulu.
Average temperature for September in Honolulu
89.6 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Honolulu
0.8 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing Honolulu

Top 3 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Honolulu

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to Honolulu 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
American Airlines
$283 $481 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$303 $566 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$363 $509 No cancel fee 75%
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