Cheap flights from Denver to Santa Barbara (DEN - SBA) from $80

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 10/16. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DEN — SBA
Jun 16 — Jun 231

The best prices from Denver Intl to Santa Barbara are usually found in January or September, booked 89 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Denver to Santa Barbara

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Denver (DEN) to Santa Barbara (SBA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated June 11, 2024.

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Round-trip from

$238

One-way from

$196
High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
From Denver Intl to Santa Barbara
One-way flight from Denver Intl to Santa Barbara

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Tuesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 114% by booking at least 55 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Denver to Santa Barbara within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $288.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Santa Barbara from Denver average $225. You can even find prices in April for less than $225, as users have found deals to Santa Barbara from as low as $45. The month of March appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Barbara from Denver. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 21%.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from DEN to SBA?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Denver to Santa Barbara is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 16% on airfare.

Cheap Denver to Santa Barbara flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Denver to Santa Barbara specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Prices were last updated on June 11, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Denver to Santa Barbara in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Sat 7/137:45 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Sat 7/201:12 pmSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 28mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$235
Sat 7/207:45 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Mon 7/225:14 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$239
Sat 7/136:00 amDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 16mUnited Airlines
Sat 7/205:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$245
Fri 7/267:45 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Sun 7/285:14 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$251
Sat 7/136:51 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop4h 31mAmerican Airlines
Sat 7/204:11 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$254
Fri 7/266:00 amDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 02mUnited Airlines
Sun 7/285:14 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$261
Sat 7/136:34 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 20mDelta
Fri 7/191:45 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 04mDelta
Deal found 6/11$286
Wed 7/37:45 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Tue 7/91:12 pmSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 28mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$295
Wed 7/36:52 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop4h 52mAmerican Airlines
Sun 7/79:40 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$296

Denver to Santa Barbara 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Denver and Santa Barbara in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 11, 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Denver to Santa Barbara in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 8/207:35 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 36mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/245:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$125
Thu 10/37:25 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 36mUnited Airlines
Wed 10/92:05 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop6h 18mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$130
Tue 8/207:40 amDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 53mAmerican Airlines
Sat 8/241:18 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop3h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$158
Wed 8/77:12 amDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Tue 8/131:18 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop3h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$160
Wed 8/2111:20 amDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 38mUnited Airlines
Sun 8/255:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$185
Tue 8/207:40 amDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 53mAmerican Airlines
Fri 8/234:46 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 04mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$194
Tue 8/207:35 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 22mUnited Airlines
Sat 8/245:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 27mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$198
Wed 8/217:12 amDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Sun 8/256:33 amSBA - DEN
1 stop3h 56mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/11$215
Tue 10/156:40 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 11mDelta
Tue 10/221:20 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 52mDelta
Deal found 6/9$226

Denver to Santa Barbara flights leaving soon

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Wed 6/196:52 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop4h 52mAmerican Airlines
Wed 7/104:11 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 45mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$323
Wed 6/1911:15 amDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 36mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/105:14 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$334
Wed 6/197:43 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Wed 7/1011:03 amSBA - DEN
1 stop5h 51mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$344
Thu 6/207:43 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Mon 6/245:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$355
Thu 6/205:48 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 43mUnited Airlines
Mon 6/245:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$365
Mon 6/177:43 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Thu 6/205:15 amSBA - DEN
Nonstop2h 29mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$373
Thu 6/205:48 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 43mUnited Airlines
Mon 6/245:50 amSBA - DEN
1 stop7h 28mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$374
Thu 6/2011:52 amDEN - SBA
1 stop4h 35mAmerican Airlines
Mon 6/244:11 pmSBA - DEN
1 stop4h 42mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$375
Mon 6/1711:15 amDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 36mUnited Airlines
Thu 6/205:50 amSBA - DEN
1 stop5h 13mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$383

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Denver

Search for one-way flight options from Denver to Santa Barbara. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 11, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Denver to Santa Barbara. For those needing a return trip from Denver, there is a search form available above.
Wed 10/168:05 amDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 25mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/10$80
Thu 8/157:45 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$126
Sat 7/276:34 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop5h 20mDelta
Deal found 6/11$127
Thu 8/156:35 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 08mDelta
Deal found 6/10$135
Sat 7/277:45 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 35mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/11$148
Wed 8/217:35 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 36mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$150
Thu 7/116:34 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop6h 09mDelta
Deal found 6/10$159
Sat 11/307:35 pmDEN - SBA
Nonstop2h 41mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$160
Sat 11/305:20 pmDEN - SBA
1 stop7h 09mUnited Airlines
Deal found 6/10$169

Find flights from Denver to Santa Barbara within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Denver to Santa Barbara that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,117,830 searches. Data last updated June 11, 2024.

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DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Thu 10/3

Nonstop2h 36m

Santa Barbara

Wed 10/9

Nonstop2h 27m

$125

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Thu 10/3

Nonstop2h 36m

Santa Barbara

Wed 10/9

1 stop6h 18m

$130

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Wed 8/7

1 stop6h 21m

Santa Barbara

Tue 8/13

1 stop3h 56m

$160

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Wed 8/21

Nonstop2h 38m

Santa Barbara

Sun 8/25

Nonstop2h 27m

$185

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Wed 8/21

1 stop6h 21m

Santa Barbara

Sun 8/25

1 stop3h 56m

$215

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Tue 10/15

1 stop6h 11m

Santa Barbara

Tue 10/22

1 stop4h 52m

$226

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Wed 8/21

1 stop5h 04m

Santa Barbara

Sun 8/25

1 stop5h 00m

$248

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Sat 7/13

1 stop4h 31m

Santa Barbara

Sat 7/20

1 stop4h 45m

$254

Denver IntlSanta Barbara

DEN - SBA

DENSBA

Denver Intl

Mon 9/30

2 stops30h 47m

Santa Barbara

Mon 10/7

2 stops15h 26m

$352

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Denver to Santa Barbara?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a round-trip flight from Denver to Santa Barbara. Price data was last updated on May 31, 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Denver to Santa Barbara, you should look to book at least 89 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Denver to Santa Barbara?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Denver to Santa Barbara. Price data was last updated on June 9, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Denver to Santa Barbara flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Thursday at noon flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Denver to Santa Barbara

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Temperature and rainfall in Santa Barbara by month

Plan your trip to Santa Barbara by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

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Temperature

57.2 - 73.4 °F

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Santa Barbara, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 62.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 F).

Reviews of airlines servicing Santa Barbara

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Santa Barbara. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Santa Barbara. Reviews last updated June 11, 2024.
Read reviews from past customers who have flown United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines from Denver to Santa Barbara. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,267 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

8.1
Very good
9,267 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,267 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

8.0
Very good
10,277 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,267 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

7.4
Good
10,629 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,267 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

7.3
Good
14,129 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,267 reviews

Crew

8.6

Boarding

8.2

Food

7.3

Comfort

7.9

Entertainment

7.3

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airports do I use to fly from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Santa Barbara is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Santa Barbara from Denver Intl. Booking flights from Denver Intl (DEN) to Santa Barbara (SBA) should be relatively easy as there are 3 daily flights to Santa Barbara from 2 different airlines. 2h 35m is how long a flight from Denver to Santa Barbara will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Denver to Santa Barbara for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $125, but on average you can expect to pay $234.

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

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Denver to Santa Barbara under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Denver to Santa Barbara is less than $282.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Denver to Santa Barbara for under $400?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Denver to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $400.

  • What days are nonstop flights available from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Nonstop flights are available for this route on the following days: Friday.

  • How popular is this Denver to Santa Barbara flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Denver to Santa Barbara on average per day?

    Per day, 1 flight departs from Denver to Santa Barbara on average.
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 100% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Departing from Denver to Santa Barbara will take you 2h 36m. Airlines will cover a distance of 919 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

    Our cheapest airline available from Denver to Santa Barbara is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $125 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and Delta, starting at $160 and $226 round-trip. United Airlines is currently priced 64% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Denver 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 $80. Users have also found prices from $126 and $127 on United Airlines and Delta, respectively.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Denver to Santa Barbara are United Airlines (71%), Copa Airlines (63%) and Southwest (58%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Looking for the cheapest flight from Denver to Santa Barbara? While on average our users pay $280, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $104. The most popular route (Denver Intl - Santa Barbara), is priced around $226.

  • What does DEN to SBA mean?

    DEN and SBA are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. DEN to SBA refers to a flight route from Denver Intl Airport to Santa Barbara Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Denver to Santa Barbara that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Denver to Santa Barbara flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Denver to Santa Barbara with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Denver to Santa Barbara flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Denver to Santa Barbara that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Denver to Santa Barbara flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Denver to Santa Barbara.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Denver to Santa Barbara by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Denver to Santa Barbara that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Denver to Santa Barbara offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Denver to Santa Barbara flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Denver to Santa Barbara flight deals updated?

    The Denver to Santa Barbara flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/11.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Denver to Santa Barbara?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Denver to Santa Barbara (average of $359). Flying from Denver to Santa Barbara in June is currently the most expensive (average of $505). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Denver to Santa Barbara

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United AirlinesCheapest$209Average$356FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
American AirlinesCheapest$210Average$321FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%

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Hourly flight availability from Denver to Santa Barbara

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Weekly flight availability from Denver to Santa Barbara

Explore weekly flight availability from Denver to Santa Barbara. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated June 11, 2024.
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