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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 July or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Friday and return on a Saturday

SBA - SFO
Price
$298 - $372
SFO
Temperature
59 - 77 °F
SFO
Rainfall
0 - 4.7 inches
Popular in October High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest in July Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
Average price $349 Average for round-trip flights in April 2020
Round-trip from $298 From Santa Barbara to San Francisco

Santa Barbara to San Francisco 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Santa Barbara found for this year
26 Nov - 29 Nov
$407pp
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Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
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7 Jul - 14 Jul
$501pp
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1 STOP
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20 Sep - 25 Sep
$565pp
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1 STOP
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Non-stop flights to San Francisco from Santa Barbara

Save time with Santa Barbara to San Francisco direct flight deals
4 Apr - 8 Apr
$3626pp
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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
4 Apr - 5 Apr
$534pp
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One-way flights to San Francisco from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
3:44 am - 5:45 am
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
2h 01m
SBA - SFO
Linear Air Taxi
$1683
Kiwi.com
10:44 am - 12:45 pm
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
2h 01m
SBA - SFO
Linear Air Taxi
$3208
FlyFar
3:44 am - 5:45 am
Linear Air Taxi
Nonstop
2h 01m
SBA - SFO
Linear Air Taxi
$3363
Kiwi.com

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
Average temperature for April in San Francisco
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for April in San Francisco
1.1 ″

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Airports servicing San Francisco

Weekly flight availability
from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
Sunday
16 daily flights
Monday
14 daily flights
Tuesday
17 daily flights
Wednesday
14 daily flights
Thursday
13 daily flights
Friday
16 daily flights
Saturday
13 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

Are flight prices decreasing from Santa Barbara to San Francisco 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 San Francisco 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.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to San Francisco for under $600?

There are currently just 1 open flight from Santa Barbara to San Francisco within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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 562 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.

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 34 flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco a day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 9% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Noon) - 29% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 41% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 21% 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 4 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.