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Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco (SBA - SFO)

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The best prices from Santa Barbara to San Francisco are usually found in December or July, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

$410
$370
$320
$281
Price
$281 - $372
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
Rainfall
0 - 5 inches
Most popular in October High demand for flights, 3% potential price rise
Cheapest in December Best time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price $281 Price for this month
Cheapest price $281 From Santa Barbara to San Francisco

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco

Late deals on round-trip flights to San Francisco from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
17 Dec - 31 Dec
$268pp
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12 Dec - 4 Jan
$316pp
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14 Dec - 15 Dec
$346pp
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Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to San Francisco

Destination information for San Francisco

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
Flight duration
1h 26m
Average temperature for December in San Francisco
59.0 °F
Avg rainfall for December in San Francisco
4.7 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing San Francisco

Weekly flight availability
from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
Sunday
13 daily flights
Monday
19 daily flights
Tuesday
19 daily flights
Wednesday
19 daily flights
Thursday
19 daily flights
Friday
19 daily flights
Saturday
15 daily flights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Santa Barbara to San Francisco flights.

Flight FAQs

From Santa Barbara to San Francisco

What days are nonstop flights available from Santa Barbara to San Francisco?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Santa Barbara to San Francisco was viewed by 661 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What percent of flights are delayed?

Flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco are usually delayed by 81min. so prepare accordingly.

How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?

Generally, 274 passengers can be accommodated when flying from Santa Barbara to San Francisco on commercial airlines.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

The cheapest airline for this route is SkyWest Airlines. When flying this airline from Santa Barbara to San Francisco on average you can expect to find 256 flights available for this route daily.

How long does the flight from Santa Barbara to San Francisco take?

A typical nonstop flight can take about 2 hours, covering about 163 miles.

How many flights depart from Santa Barbara to San Francisco on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 49 flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 8% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 43% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 16% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Santa Barbara or San Francisco?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Santa Barbara is typically less than San Francisco. We can gather that this will continue over the next 5 days.

Is Santa Barbara weather warmer or cooler than San Francisco?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 77 °F on average in the month of September. The temperature in San Francisco is typically hotter than in Santa Barbara. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.