Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to New York (SBA - NYC)

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The best prices from Santa Barbara to New York are usually found in August or October, booked 43 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to New York (NYC)

SBA - NYC
Price
$295 - $544
NYC
Temperature
42.8 - 86 °F
NYC
Rainfall
2.6 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$295

From Santa Barbara to New York

One-way from

$177

One-way flight from Santa Barbara to New York

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 New York?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to New York. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 26% by booking at least 21 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 New York within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $229.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to New York from Santa Barbara. Prices for August average $235 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $62. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 25% on your journey compared to booking in August

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Santa Barbara to New York is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 35% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to New York in February, March 2021

18 Mar - 22 Mar
$305pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
18 Mar - 22 Mar
$309pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
18 Mar - 22 Mar
$313pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGA
New York LaGuardia
LGA
New York LaGuardia
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to New York 2021 flight deals

28 Apr - 1 May
$275pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
28 Apr - 1 May
$278pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
28 Apr - 1 May
$282pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to New York

4 Mar - 8 Mar
$365pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
4 Mar - 8 Mar
$389pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
5 Mar - 9 Mar
$396pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
EWR
Newark
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to New York from Santa Barbara

3:05 am - 5:02 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
10h 57m
SBA - JFK
Alaska Airlines
12:40 am - 10:28 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 48m
SBA - EWR
United Airlines
$213
United
1:15 am - 1:46 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
9h 31m
SBA - EWR
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to New York

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to New York 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 New York 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 New York to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Santa Barbara to New York 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 New York have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta 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 York for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to New York for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $275, but on average you can expect to pay $302.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to New York, 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 New York for under $400?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Santa Barbara to New York within the next 7 days for less than $400.

What days are nonstop flights available from Santa Barbara to New York?

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

Is Santa Barbara weather warmer or cooler than New York?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 86 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in New York is generally hotter than in Santa Barbara. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Santa Barbara to New York?

For as low as $353, United Airlines can have you in New York from Santa Barbara in 6h 49m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

American Airlines, at $275, was found to be the cheapest airline from Santa Barbara to New York. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be United Airlines. These flights start at 29% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Alaska Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $138. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and United Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Santa Barbara to New York for a low price.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to New York

Destination information for New York

Average temperature for February in New York
44.6 °F
Avg rainfall for February in New York
2.6 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Top 3 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to New York

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$147 $366 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$162 $463 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$210 $506 No cancel fee 69%
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