Cheap flights from Boston to Santa Barbara (BOS - SBA)

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The best prices from Boston to Santa Barbara are usually found in January or April, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

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

All the information you need to plan the best BOS to SBA flight in 2021: compare Boston to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
BOS - SBA
Price
$334 - $558
SBA
Temperature
64.4 - 73.4 °F
SBA
Rainfall
0 - 2.7 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$334

From Boston to Santa Barbara

One-way from

$199

One-way flight from Boston to Santa Barbara

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 Boston to Santa Barbara?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 33% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 17 days in advance, which can save you up to 20% on flights from Boston to Santa Barbara compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 17 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 $75. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $95.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Santa Barbara. Flights to Santa Barbara from Boston in April are about $86 on average during April, but can be found for as low as $43.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Boston to Santa Barbara (BOS - SBA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Boston to Santa Barbara in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 41% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from Boston to Santa Barbara in May, June 2021

The best prices found for BOS to SBA flights for May, June
18 Jun - 23 Jun
$405pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Major Airline
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
26 May - 31 May
$439pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
26 May - 1 Jun
$442pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Boston to Santa Barbara 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Boston found for this year
16 Aug - 25 Aug
$302pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
17 Aug - 25 Aug
$312pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
14 Oct - 19 Oct
$313pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

Last minute flights from Boston to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from Boston, departing today and this week
18 May - 22 May
$457pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
18 May - 21 May
$458pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
18 May - 21 May
$461pp
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Boston

The cheapest one-way flights from Boston to Santa Barbara
8:00 am - 4:26 pm
Major Airline
1 Stop
11h 26m
BOS - SBA
Major Airline
$199
StudentUniverse
2:45 pm - 1:35 pm
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
25h 50m
BOS - SBA
Alaska Airlines
1:55 pm - 7:39 pm
United Airlines
1 Stop
8h 44m
BOS - SBA
United Airlines
$222
United

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Flight FAQs

From Boston to Santa Barbara

Are flight prices decreasing from Boston to Santa Barbara 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 Boston and Santa Barbara 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Boston Logan Intl to Santa Barbara to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Boston Logan Intl to Santa Barbara include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Boston Logan Intl to Santa Barbara have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta flying from Boston Logan Intl to Santa Barbara have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Boston to Santa Barbara for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Boston to Santa Barbara for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $302, but on average you can expect to pay $349.

Are there nonstop flights from Boston to Santa Barbara for under $300 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Boston to Santa Barbara, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

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

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

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 864 users have taken a look at flights from Boston Logan Intl to Santa Barbara.

Does it rain more in Boston or Santa Barbara?

The rainfall in Boston is generally less than the rainfall in Santa Barbara. This will continue over the next 16 days.

Is Boston weather warmer or cooler than Santa Barbara?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 84 °F range in July. The weather in Santa Barbara is generally colder than Boston's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long is the flight from Boston to Santa Barbara?

American Airlines, Major Airline, and United Airlines can get you from Boston to Santa Barbara in just under 8h 38m. Your travel time can differ by up to 8h 27m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($313), United Airlines ($399), and Major Airline ($405) offers the cheapest pricing from Boston to Santa Barbara. Users have found that American Airlines is 19% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $157. Users have also found prices from $199 and $216 on American Airlines and Major Airline, respectively.

Alternative routes for Boston 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 Boston to Santa Barbara.
Average temperature for May in Santa Barbara
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Santa Barbara
0.3 ″

Airports servicing Boston

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 3 airlines flying from Boston to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Boston to Santa Barbara 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
Delta
$167 $366 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$167 $453 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$175 $490 No cancel fee 71%
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