Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Houston (SBA - IAH)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to Houston (IAH)

All the information you need to plan the best SBA to IAH flight in 2021: compare Santa Barbara to Houston flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Houston.
SBA - IAH
Price
$226 - $536
IAH
Temperature
59 - 86 °F

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 44% potential price drop

Average price

$338

Average for round-trip flights in May 2021

Round-trip from

$226

From Santa Barbara to Houston

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 Houston?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 87%.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Santa Barbara to Houston at least 44 days early can save you up to 26% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 44 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Santa Barbara to Houston for as little as $118 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $157 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Houston from Santa Barbara. Users have commonly found prices around $134 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $68. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Houston (SBA - IAH)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 14% on flights from Santa Barbara to Houston by exploring options for tickets at noon.

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

The best prices found for SBA to IAH flights for May, June
24 Jun - 29 Jun
$347pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
21 Jun - 26 Jun
$353pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
30 Jun - 5 Jul
$361pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to Houston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Houston from Santa Barbara found for this year
24 Sep - 26 Sep
$257pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
28 Oct - 31 Oct
$261pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
24 Sep - 26 Sep
$310pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
IAH
Houston George Bush Intcntl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to Houston from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Houston
10:34 am - 5:41 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
17h 07m
SBA - IAH
American Airlines
2:00 am - 7:13 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
15h 13m
SBA - IAH
United Airlines
$319
United
3:20 pm - 5:53 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
24h 33m
SBA - IAH
Multiple Airlines
$546
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Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to Houston

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to Houston 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 Houston 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 Houston George Bush Intcntl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Houston for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $257, but on average you can expect to pay $395.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to Houston, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

Days when nonstop flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Santa Barbara to Houston George Bush Intcntl have been viewed 758 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Santa Barbara or Houston?

Expected rainfall in Santa Barbara is more than in Houston. You can expect this to be the case over the next 4 days.

Is Santa Barbara weather warmer or cooler than Houston?

Expect the weather to be around 86 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Houston is generally hotter than in Santa Barbara.

How long is the flight from Santa Barbara to Houston?

Airlines like United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Santa Barbara to Houston in about 6h 07m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 21m. Both multi-stop and nonstop flights can be found to your destination and back.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($257), and United Airlines ($310) offers the cheapest pricing from Santa Barbara to Houston. Users have found that American Airlines is 36% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $172. Check flights for American Airlines, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to Houston

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

Destination information for Houston

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Santa Barbara to Houston.
Average temperature for May in Houston
77.0 °F

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing Houston

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