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Cheap flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara (MCI - SBA)

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The best prices from Kansas City to Santa Barbara are usually found in October or November, booked 41 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Kansas City (MCI) to Santa Barbara (SBA)

MCI - SBA
Price
$254 - $538
SBA
Temperature
64.4 - 73.4 °F
SBA
Rainfall
0 - 2.7 inches
Popular in March High demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest in October Best time to find cheap flights, 38% potential price drop
Average price $418 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from $254 From Kansas City 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 Kansas City to Santa Barbara?

Saturday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Kansas City to Santa Barbara. 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 Kansas City 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 8% on flights from Kansas City 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 $87. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $97.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Kansas City to Santa Barbara?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Santa Barbara. Flights to Santa Barbara from Kansas City in September are about $95 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $46.

Cheap flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara in July, August 2020

The best prices found for MCI to SBA flights for July, August
24 Jul - 5 Aug
$246pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
14 Jul - 17 Jul
$261pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
14 Jul - 17 Jul
$269pp
MCI
Kansas City
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Spirit Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

Kansas City to Santa Barbara 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Kansas City found for this year
20 Oct - 25 Oct
$199pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
16 Oct - 20 Oct
$208pp
MCI
Kansas City
Sun Country Air
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Sun Country Air
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City
20 Oct - 24 Oct
$209pp
MCI
Kansas City
Allegiant Air
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Allegiant Air
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City

Last minute flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from Kansas City, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 30 Jun
$629pp
MCI
Kansas City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MCI
Kansas City
25 Jun - 28 Jun
$923pp
MCI
Kansas City
Cape Air
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Cape Air
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City
25 Jun - 28 Jun
$944pp
MCI
Kansas City
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Sun Country Air
 
1 STOP
MCI
Kansas City

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Kansas City

The cheapest one-way flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara
5:30 am - 3:11 pm
Spirit Airlines
2 Stops
11h 41m
MCI - SBA
Spirit Airlines
$533
Ovago
11:25 am - 8:09 am
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
22h 44m
MCI - SBA
Allegiant Air
$747
Ovago
4:30 am - 3:36 pm
Cape Air
2 Stops
13h 06m
MCI - SBA
Cape Air
$945
Ovago

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Kansas City to Santa Barbara flights.

Flight FAQs

From Kansas City to Santa Barbara

Are flight prices decreasing from Kansas City 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 Kansas City 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.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $199, but on average you can expect to pay $314.

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

There are no nonstop flights from Kansas City 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 Kansas City to Santa Barbara for under $700?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Kansas City to Santa Barbara was viewed by 654 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Southwest Airlines Co. offers the cheapest flights from Kansas City to Santa Barbara. Per day you can find on average 119 flights for this route and airline.

Does it rain more in Kansas City or Santa Barbara?

The rainfall in Kansas City is generally less than the rainfall in Santa Barbara. This will continue over the next 13 days.

Is Kansas City weather warmer or cooler than Santa Barbara?

With an average temperature of 90 °F, peak weather can be found in July. As a traveler, expect to see changes in flight prices during that period. The temperatures in Santa Barbara are colder than in Kansas City.

Alternative routes for Kansas City to Santa Barbara

Destination information for Santa Barbara

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Kansas City to Santa Barbara
Average temperature for July in Santa Barbara
73.4 °F

Airports servicing Kansas City

Airports servicing Santa Barbara