Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans (SBA - MSY)

SBA — MSY
Aug 16 — Aug 231

The best prices from Santa Barbara to New Orleans Louis Armstrong are usually found in January or August, booked 56 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Santa Barbara (SBA) to New Orleans (MSY)

All the information you need to plan the best SBA to MSY flight in 2022: compare Santa Barbara to New Orleans flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New Orleans.

SBA - MSY

Price

$322 - $798

MSY

Temperature

51.8 - 82.4 °F

MSY

Rainfall

3.3 - 6.4 inches

Popular inFebruaryHigh demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop
Round-trip from$322From Santa Barbara to New Orleans Louis Armstrong
One-way from$207One-way flight from Santa Barbara to New Orleans Louis Armstrong

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

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Santa Barbara to New Orleans. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to New Orleans.

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

To save up to 67% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 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 New Orleans from $348 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $468 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Santa Barbara to New Orleans?

January can be a great time to fly to New Orleans from Santa Barbara with a flight ticket averaging about $301. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $105. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to New Orleans (SBA - MSY)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Santa Barbara to New Orleans in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 98% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SBA to MSY flights for August, September
Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

26h 25m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

17h 24m
$438

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

14h 56m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

17h 24m
$443

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

22h 35m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

20h 03m
$474

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Santa Barbara to New Orleans 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Orleans from Santa Barbara found for this year
Oct 5 - Oct 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

14h 42m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

18h 52m
$423

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

26h 25m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

17h 24m
$438

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

14h 56m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

17h 24m
$443

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans

Oct 5 - Oct 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

14h 42m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

18h 52m
$423

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

26h 25m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

17h 24m
$438

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

14h 56m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

17h 24m
$443

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans

Nov 4 - Nov 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

6h 22m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

9h 05m
$497

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Nov 2 - Nov 7
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

8h 32m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

10h 25m
$501

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Nov 8 - Nov 20
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

5h 20m
MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

5h 40m
$537

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

One-way flights to New Orleans from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans
Sep 12
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

21h 25m
$207

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

1 stop

7h 53m
$227

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Sep 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

MSY

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

2 stops

15h 08m
$280

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Santa Barbara to New Orleans flights.

Which airlines flying from Santa Barbara to New Orleans Louis Armstrong have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $423, but on average you can expect to pay $495.

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

United Airlines, at $423, was found to be the cheapest airline from Santa Barbara to New Orleans. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be American Airlines. Users have found that United Airlines is 21% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Santa Barbara to New Orleans are American Airlines, Frontier and United Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Barbara to New Orleans?

While on average a flight from Santa Barbara to New Orleans is generally $888, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $249. When looking at the most popular route, (Santa Barbara - New Orleans Louis Armstrong), you can expect to pay $423 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to New Orleans

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Top 3 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to New Orleans

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to New Orleans choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$108Average$198FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$322Average$574FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$348Average$550FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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