Cheap flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara (FLL - SBA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Santa Barbara (SBA)

All the information you need to plan the best FLL to SBA flight in 2021: compare Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
FLL - SBA
Price
$259 - $1,116
SBA
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SBA
Precipitation
0 - 3.5 inches

Popular in

March

High demand for flights, 61% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$259

From Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara

One-way from

$233

One-way flight from Fort Lauderdale 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 Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara?

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

When is the cheapest time to fly from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara (FLL - SBA)?

When flying from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 11% versus a flight at noon.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara at least 25 days early can save you up to 33% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 25 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara for as little as $239 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $309 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, August can be a great choice for travel to Santa Barbara. Flights to Santa Barbara from Fort Lauderdale in August are about $234 on average during August, but can be found for as low as $58.

Cheap flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara in December, January 2022

The best prices found for FLL to SBA flights for December, January
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$378pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
13 Dec - 15 Dec
$394pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$398pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Fort Lauderdale found for this year
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$378pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
13 Dec - 15 Dec
$394pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$398pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

Last minute flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from Fort Lauderdale, departing today and this week
10 Dec - 14 Dec
$378pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$398pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
9 Dec - 14 Dec
$403pp
FLL
Fort Lauderdale
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
FLL
Fort Lauderdale

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Fort Lauderdale

The cheapest one-way flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara
12:25 am - 7:25 am
Frontier
Nonstop
10h 00m
FLL - SBA
Frontier
$233
flightschannel
6:45 am - 1:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
34h 09m
FLL - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$301
Kiwi.com
10:29 am - 3:37 pm
American Airlines
1 Stop
8h 08m
FLL - SBA
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara

Which airlines flying from Fort Lauderdale 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 Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $275, but on average you can expect to pay $506.

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

There are currently 8+ open flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $400.

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

According to our current data, American Airlines ($275), Frontier ($401), and United Airlines ($508) offers the cheapest pricing from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara. American Airlines is currently priced 36% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is American Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $140. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Frontier, as they are both options that can get you from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara for a low price.

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

Before booking your flight from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara?

On average you can expect to pay $441 for a flight from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara. The cheapest flight overall is $137 while the most popular route, (Fort Lauderdale - Santa Barbara) is currently priced at $378.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Santa Barbara, CA

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Fort Lauderdale 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 Fort Lauderdale.

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

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Alternative routes for Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara

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Destination information for Santa Barbara

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara.
Average temperature for December in Santa Barbara
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Santa Barbara
1.1 ″

Airports servicing Fort Lauderdale

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 3 airlines flying from Fort Lauderdale to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Fort Lauderdale 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
$150 $372 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$192 $483 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$199 $465 No cancel fee 69%
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