Cheap flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara (CMH - SBA)

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

All the information you need to plan the best CMH to SBA flight in 2021: compare Columbus to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
C01 - SBA
Price
$285 - $656
SBA
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SBA
Precipitation
0 - 3.5 inches

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$285

From Columbus to Santa Barbara

One-way from

$249

One-way flight from Columbus 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 month to fly from Columbus to Santa Barbara?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Santa Barbara from Columbus. Users have commonly found prices around $270 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $132. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

Flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara are found to be more expensive on Wednesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Santa Barbara.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Columbus 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 28 days in advance, which can save you up to 48% on flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 28 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 $298. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $391.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Columbus to Santa Barbara (C01 - SBA)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Columbus to Santa Barbara is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 26% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara in November, December 2021

The best prices found for CMH to SBA flights for November, December
24 Dec - 28 Dec
$414pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
20 Dec - 29 Dec
$434pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
24 Dec - 28 Dec
$487pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

Columbus to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Columbus found for next year
24 Dec - 28 Dec
$414pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
20 Dec - 29 Dec
$434pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus
24 Dec - 28 Dec
$487pp
CMH
Columbus
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CMH
Columbus

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Columbus

The cheapest one-way flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara
12:55 pm - 1:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
27h 59m
CMH - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$249
Kiwi.com
1:49 pm - 5:55 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
19h 06m
CMH - SBA
American Airlines
2:20 pm - 9:45 am
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
22h 25m
CMH - SBA
Alaska Airlines
$408
Alaska Airlines

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Columbus to Santa Barbara

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

If you book a flight to Santa Barbara from Columbus, 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 0 flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara per day from 3 different airlines.

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

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta 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 Columbus to Santa Barbara for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $323, but on average you can expect to pay $365.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara round-trip from $323. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is United Airlines. Users have found that American Airlines is 19% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Columbus to Santa Barbara are American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Columbus to Santa Barbara?

On average you can expect to pay $316 for a flight from Columbus to Santa Barbara. The cheapest flight overall is $120 while the most popular route, (Columbus - Santa Barbara) is currently priced at $323.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Santa Barbara, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Columbus must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Santa Barbara.

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

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

Returning to Columbus from Santa Barbara

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Columbus.

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

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Alternative routes for Columbus 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 Columbus to Santa Barbara.
Average temperature for November in Santa Barbara
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Santa Barbara
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Columbus

Rickenbacker (LCK)

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 3 airlines flying from Columbus to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Columbus 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
$187 $351 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$199 $534 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$226 $506 No cancel fee 71%
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