Cheap flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara (SBA)

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

All the information you need to plan the best null to SBA flight in 2021: compare Riverside to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Riverside to Santa Barbara (R1V - SBA)?

When flying from Riverside to Santa Barbara, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara in December, January 2022

The best prices found for Riverside to SBA flights for December, January
10 Jan - 17 Feb
$177pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Jan - 20 Jan
$182pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Jan - 17 Feb
$186pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Riverside to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Riverside found for this year
21 Dec - 5 Jan
$193pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Dec - 3 Jan
$201pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Dec - 5 Jan
$202pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Non-stop flights to Santa Barbara from Riverside

Save time with Riverside to Santa Barbara direct flight deals
10 Jan - 17 Feb
$177pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
14 Jan - 20 Jan
$189pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
21 Dec - 5 Jan
$193pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from Riverside, departing today and this week
13 Dec - 19 Dec
$233pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
13 Dec - 19 Dec
$242pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Dec - 15 Dec
$257pp
LAX
Los Angeles
United Airlines
Non-Stop
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
Non-Stop
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Riverside

The cheapest one-way flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara
11:48 am - 4:13 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
16h 25m
LAX - SBA
American Airlines
6:35 pm - 4:25 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
57h 50m
LAX - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$327
Kiwi.com
2:20 pm - 7:08 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
16h 48m
LAX - SBA
United Airlines
$333
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Riverside to Santa Barbara

What airport do you fly into for flights to Santa Barbara from Riverside?

If you book a flight to Santa Barbara from Riverside, you will be flying to Santa Barbara, which is the city’s only airport. Santa Barbara (SBA) is located 8.0 mi from the center of Santa Barbara. There are 3 flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara per day from 3 different airlines.

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

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

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $177, but on average you can expect to pay $206.

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

Cheapflights has at least 7 direct flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Riverside to Santa Barbara is less than $206.

Are there last-minute flights available from Riverside to Santa Barbara for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest flights from Riverside to Santa Barbara?

While on average a flight from Riverside to Santa Barbara is generally $131, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $20. When looking at the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Santa Barbara), you can expect to pay $278 for that flight.

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

Before booking your flight from Riverside to Santa Barbara check out the most popular airlines for this route: Amtrak, Linear Air Taxi or United Airlines.

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

Consider SkyWest Airlines (81%), Air Canada (81%) or Avianca (81%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable airlines when flying from Riverside to Santa Barbara.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Santa Barbara, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Riverside must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Santa Barbara.

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

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

Returning to Riverside from Santa Barbara

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Riverside.

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

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Alternative routes for Riverside to Santa Barbara

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

Destination information for Santa Barbara

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Riverside to Santa Barbara.
Flight duration from Riverside to SBA
0h 58m
Average temperature for December in Santa Barbara
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Santa Barbara
1.1 ″

Airports servicing Riverside

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Hourly flight availability from Riverside to Santa Barbara

See what time of day planes typically take off from Riverside towards Santa Barbara.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 85% of Riverside to SBA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 14% of Riverside to SBA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of Riverside to SBA departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 0% of Riverside to SBA departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Riverside to Santa Barbara
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Riverside to Santa Barbara.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
4 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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