Cheap flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara (LAS - SBA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Las Vegas (LAS) to Santa Barbara (SBA)

All the information you need to plan the best LAS to SBA flight in 2021: compare Las Vegas to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
LAS - SBA
Price
$244 - $465
SBA
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SBA
Precipitation
0 - 3.5 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Average price

$298

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

$244

From Las Vegas McCarran 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 Las Vegas to Santa Barbara?

Leaving on a Friday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 57% on the overall cost on flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara, book at least 17 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 20% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $75 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $95.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara (LAS - SBA)?

When flying from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the evening, which can drop the price by up to 34% versus a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara?

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Santa Barbara from Las Vegas. Users have commonly found prices around $86 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $43. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara in December, January 2022

The best prices found for LAS to SBA flights for December, January
25 Jan - 28 Jan
$150pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
20 Jan - 24 Jan
$155pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
20 Jan - 24 Jan
$159pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran

Las Vegas McCarran to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Las Vegas found for this year
9 Dec - 17 Dec
$255pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
13 Dec - 16 Dec
$265pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
13 Dec - 16 Dec
$269pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran

Last minute flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from Las Vegas, departing today and this week
16 Dec - 18 Dec
$269pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
16 Dec - 18 Dec
$273pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
16 Dec - 18 Dec
$315pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Las Vegas

The cheapest one-way flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara
12:28 pm - 2:41 pm
American Airlines
2 Stops
26h 13m
LAS - SBA
American Airlines
8:00 pm - 8:38 am
United Airlines
2 Stops
12h 38m
LAS - SBA
United Airlines
$488
United
6:59 pm - 1:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
42h 55m
LAS - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$637
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Flight FAQs

From Las Vegas to Santa Barbara

What airports do I use to fly from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara?

You will need to book a flight from Las Vegas McCarran to Santa Barbara if you want to fly from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara. At least 3 different airlines have flights from McCarran (LAS) to Santa Barbara (SBA) on a regular basis. There are 2 flights to Santa Barbara from the Las Vegas airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from LAS to SBA to be around 3h 01m.

Which airlines flying from Las Vegas McCarran to Santa Barbara have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Contour, United Airlines, and American Airlines flying from Las Vegas McCarran to Santa Barbara have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $150, but on average you can expect to pay $265.

Are there last-minute flights available from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara for under $300?

There are currently 4+ open flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What days are nonstop flights available from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara?

You can find nonstop flights on the following days: Friday.

How many flights depart from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara on average per day?

Per day, 2 flights depart from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara on average.
Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara?

For as low as $155, American Airlines can have you in Santa Barbara from Las Vegas in 13h 09m. The distance between Las Vegas and Santa Barbara is about 289 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

Currently priced at $155, American Airlines will fly you from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on United Airlines for as low as $305. You may be able to fly from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara for 51% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara?

The cheapest flight price from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara is $52. On average you can expect to pay $260. The most popular route, (Las Vegas McCarran - Santa Barbara), can usually be booked for $150.

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

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

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Santa Barbara, CA

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

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

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

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Las Vegas McCarran must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Santa Barbara.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Las Vegas McCarran are not required to quarantine after entering Santa Barbara.

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

Returning to Las Vegas McCarran from Santa Barbara

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to Las Vegas McCarran.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara are not required to quarantine after entering Las Vegas McCarran.

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Alternative routes for Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas to Santa Barbara.
Average temperature for December in Santa Barbara
66.2 °F
Avg rainfall for December in Santa Barbara
1.1 ″

Airports servicing Las Vegas

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 3 airlines flying from Las Vegas McCarran to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Las Vegas 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
American Airlines
$134 $213 No cancel fee 71%
Contour
$198 $308 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Contour. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

United Airlines
$211 $343 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara

See what time of day planes typically take off from Las Vegas towards Santa Barbara.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 44% of LAS to SBA departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 33% of LAS to SBA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 22% of LAS to SBA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of LAS to SBA departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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