Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose (SBA - SJC)

SBA — SJC
Dec 4 — Dec 111

How to find the cheapest flight from Santa Barbara (SBA) to San Jose (SJC)

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

SBA - SJC

Price

$96 - $367

SJC

Temperature

50 - 69.8 °F

SJC

Rainfall

0 - 3.1 inches

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 38% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 58% potential price drop
Average price$120Average for round-trip flights in November 2022
Round-trip from$96From Santa Barbara to San Jose

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Santa Barbara to San Jose?

Leaving on a Thursday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 253% on the overall cost on flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Santa Barbara to San Jose?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 58% on flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $177. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $241.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Santa Barbara to San Jose?

January can be a great time to fly to San Jose from Santa Barbara with a flight ticket averaging about $173. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of January for as cheap as $79. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to San Jose (SBA - SJC)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Santa Barbara to San Jose in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 27% on your trip compared to booking a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose in November, December 2022

The best prices found for SBA to SJC flights for November, December
Dec 18 - Dec 22
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

7h 44m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

29h 54m
$509

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 23 - Dec 27
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

31h 15m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

15h 03m
$534

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 18 - Dec 22
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

8h 14m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 39m
$536

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Santa Barbara to San Jose 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Jose from Santa Barbara found for this year
Dec 18 - Dec 22
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

7h 44m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

29h 54m
$509

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 23 - Dec 27
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

31h 15m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

15h 03m
$534

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 18 - Dec 22
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

8h 14m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 39m
$536

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Cheap American Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose

Dec 23 - Dec 27
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

25h 27m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

27h 24m
$534

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 23 - Dec 27
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

25h 27m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

4h 24m
$565

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/26

Dec 24 - Dec 26
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

10h 54m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

4h 24m
$582

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/29

Cheap United Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose

Dec 27 - Jan 3
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

15h 32m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

20h 27m
$636

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

15h 34m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

12h 31m
$684

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 10 - Jan 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

15h 34m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

27h 18m
$688

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Non-stop flights to San Jose from Santa Barbara

Save time with Santa Barbara to San Jose direct flight deals
Dec 27 - Dec 28
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 22m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

1h 22m
$6,944

Linear Air Taxi

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Dec 10 - Jan 7
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

Nonstop

1h 22m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

1h 22m
$8,114

Linear Air Taxi

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose

Late deals on return flights to San Jose from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
Dec 9 - Dec 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

15h 34m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

12h 31m
$684

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

15h 34m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

20h 26m
$728

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 9 - Dec 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

9h 19m
SJC

San Jose

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

20h 51m
$850

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

One-way flights to San Jose from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose
Jan 28
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

6h 18m
$142

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Dec 19
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

1 stop

8h 14m
$184

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/28

Jan 28
SBA

Santa Barbara

SJC

San Jose

2 stops

22h 09m
$202

Alaska Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/27

Related info for your journey

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

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

United Airlines, Contour, and Linear Air Taxi 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 San Jose for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alaska Airlines for just $334, but on average you can expect to pay $530.

Are there nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose for under $7,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 2 direct flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose under $7,000. A good price for a nonstop flight from Santa Barbara to San Jose is less than $7,529.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to San Jose for under $700?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose within the next 7 days for less than $700.

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

Flying on Alaska Airlines is currently your cheapest option to San Jose, with prices starting at $334. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and United Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $534 and $636, respectively.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Alaska Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $142. Users have also found prices from $232 and $287 on American Airlines and United Airlines, respectively.

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

When booking a flight from Santa Barbara to San Jose, you may want to consider flying on Contour, Linear Air Taxi or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Barbara to San Jose?

On average you can expect to pay $242 for a flight from Santa Barbara to San Jose. The cheapest flight overall is $154 while the most popular route, (Santa Barbara - San Jose) is currently priced at $470.

Alternative routes for Santa Barbara to San Jose

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

Top airline flying from Santa Barbara to San Jose

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to San Jose choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
United AirlinesCheapest$118Average$268FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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