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The best prices from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis are usually found in July or August, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to Minneapolis (MSP)

SBA - MSP
Price
$222 - $522
MSP
Temperature
26.6 - 84.2 °F
MSP
Rainfall
0.7 - 4.4 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 38% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$222

From Santa Barbara to Minneapolis

One-way from

$152

One-way flight from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis

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 Minneapolis?

Users have found that flying from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis?

Find a great deal and save up to 29% by booking at least 54 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 Minneapolis within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $133.

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

Flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis lean towards being more expensive in March. Prices are generally better when you fly from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $54.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis (SBA - MSP)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis at noon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 39% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis in January, February 2021

13 Feb - 16 Feb
$225pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
13 Feb - 16 Feb
$226pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
13 Feb - 16 Feb
$227pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to Minneapolis 2021 flight deals

13 Feb - 16 Feb
$225pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
13 Feb - 16 Feb
$226pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
13 Feb - 16 Feb
$227pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis

4 Feb - 18 Feb
$797pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
4 Feb - 18 Feb
$955pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
4 Feb - 18 Feb
$1,095pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
MSP
Minneapolis St Paul
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to Minneapolis from Santa Barbara

8:05 am - 7:19 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
9h 14m
SBA - MSP
Alaska Airlines
$152
CheapFlights
1:35 am - 1:16 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
9h 41m
SBA - MSP
United Airlines
$156
United
6:29 am - 7:19 pm
United Airlines
3 Stops
10h 50m
SBA - MSP
United Airlines
$421
United

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Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to Minneapolis

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis St Paul to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Delta is one of them. New policies for travelers booking flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis St Paul 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 Minneapolis St Paul have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Sun Country Air, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis St Paul have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $225, but on average you can expect to pay $288.

Are there nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis for under $200 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis for under $800?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis within the next 7 days for less than $800.

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

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis St Paul have been viewed 463 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Santa Barbara or Minneapolis?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Santa Barbara is typically similar to Minneapolis. We can gather that this will continue over the next 7 days.

Is Santa Barbara weather warmer or cooler than Minneapolis?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 84 °F range in July. The weather in Minneapolis is generally hotter than Santa Barbara's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis?

There are many flights that can get you from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis in 5h 25m. Fly via United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, or American Airlines to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

American Airlines, at $225, was found to be the cheapest airline from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include United Airlines and Alaska Airlines. American Airlines is currently priced 30% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

$152 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Alaska Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on United Airlines, with prices from $156.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to Minneapolis

Destination information for Minneapolis

Average temperature for January in Minneapolis
26.6 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Minneapolis
0.8 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing Minneapolis

Top 5 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Minneapolis

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Sun Country Air
$86 $198 No cancel fee 83%
Frontier
$81 $210 No cancel fee 62%
United Airlines
$179 $360 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$112 $381 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$172 $430 No cancel fee 71%
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