Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Portland (SBA - PDX)

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The best prices from Santa Barbara to Portland are usually found in July or August, booked 27 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Santa Barbara (SBA) to Portland (PDX)

All the information you need to plan the best SBA to PDX flight in 2021: compare Santa Barbara to Portland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Portland.
SBA - PDX
Price
$161 - $247
PDX
Temperature
41 - 69.8 °F
PDX
Precipitation
0.7 - 5.6 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Average price

$219

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

$161

From Santa Barbara to Portland

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 Portland?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Portland. 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 Portland?

To save on the cost of your flight from Santa Barbara to Portland, book at least 27 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 82% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $228 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $338.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Portland from Santa Barbara average $177. You can even find prices in September for less than $177, as users have found deals to Portland from as low as $92. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Portland from Santa Barbara. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 32%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Portland (SBA - PDX)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Santa Barbara to Portland is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 31% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Portland in October, November 2021

The best prices found for SBA to PDX flights for October, November
18 Nov - 22 Nov
$174pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
3 Nov - 12 Nov
$183pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
30 Nov - 10 Dec
$188pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara to Portland 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Portland from Santa Barbara found for this year
9 Dec - 13 Dec
$169pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$170pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
31 Dec - 7 Jan
$174pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara

Non-stop flights to Portland from Santa Barbara

Save time with Santa Barbara to Portland direct flight deals
13 Jan - 16 Jan
$165pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
3 Dec - 6 Dec
$191pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
2 Dec - 9 Dec
$217pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
Alaska Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to Portland

Late deals on round-trip flights to Portland from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$401pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
19 Oct - 26 Oct
$417pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
22 Oct - 24 Oct
$419pp
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
PDX
Portland
PDX
Portland
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara

One-way flights to Portland from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Portland
1:00 am - 7:25 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
18h 25m
SBA - PDX
United Airlines
$220
United
12:30 am - 7:41 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
19h 11m
SBA - PDX
American Airlines
10:00 am - 12:21 pm
Alaska Airlines
Nonstop
2h 21m
SBA - PDX
Alaska Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Santa Barbara</span> to <span class="emphasized">Portland</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to Portland

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

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

Can I find flights from Santa Barbara to Portland for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Portland for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $165, but on average you can expect to pay $192.

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

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Santa Barbara to Portland under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Santa Barbara to Portland is less than $356.

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

There are currently 20+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Portland within the next 7 days for less than $500.

How popular is this Santa Barbara to Portland flight route?

This flight path from Santa Barbara to Portland was viewed by 11 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

According to our current data, Alaska Airlines ($165), Major Airline ($169), and United Airlines ($183) offers the cheapest pricing from Santa Barbara to Portland. These flights start at 22% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Santa Barbara to Portland are Alaska Airlines ($83), United Airlines ($92), and American Airlines ($123).

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Barbara to Portland?

On average you can expect to pay $216 for a flight from Santa Barbara to Portland. The cheapest flight overall is $82 while the most popular route, (Santa Barbara - Portland) is currently priced at $169.

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

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Santa Barbara to Portland?

Before booking your flight to Portland from Santa Barbara, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: SkyWest Airlines (91%), Alaska Airlines (80%), Horizon Air( 56%).

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Portland, OR

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

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

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

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 Portland.

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

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

Returning to Santa Barbara from Portland

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

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

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Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to Portland

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

Destination information for Portland

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Santa Barbara to Portland.
Flight duration from SBA to PDX
2h 14m
Average temperature for October in Portland
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Portland
3.1 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing Portland

Top 4 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Portland

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to Portland 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
$77 $226 No cancel fee 71%
Delta
$82 $184 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$82 $253 No cancel fee 69%
Alaska Airlines
$118 $299 No cancel fee 75%

Hourly flight availability from Santa Barbara to Portland

See what time of day planes typically take off from Santa Barbara towards Portland.
Morning 6 AM to noon 83% of SBA to PDX departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 16% of SBA to PDX departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SBA to PDX departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SBA to PDX departures
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6 AM
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6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Santa Barbara to Portland
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Santa Barbara to Portland.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
0 flights
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