Cheap flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara (MSY - SBA) from $188

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 6/29. 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.
MSY — SBA
abr. 23 — abr. 301

Cheap flight deals from New Orleans to Santa Barbara

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from New Orleans (MSY) 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 abril 18, 2024.

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June

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Round-trip from

$238

One-way from

$188
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From New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Santa Barbara
One-way flight from New Orleans Louis Armstrong to Santa Barbara

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Friday, 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 New Orleans to Santa Barbara?

To save up to 107% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 56 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from New Orleans to Santa Barbara from $219 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $411 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New Orleans to Santa Barbara?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Santa Barbara from New Orleans average $265. You can even find prices in August for less than $265, as users have found deals to Santa Barbara from as low as $77. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Barbara from New Orleans. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 27%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Santa Barbara (MSY - SBA)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from New Orleans to Santa Barbara in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 9% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap American Airlines flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between New Orleans and Santa Barbara. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated abril 18, 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest American Airlines flights we've detected traveling from New Orleans to Santa Barbara. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 44mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/1112:32 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$378
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 44mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/116:20 amSBA - MSY
2 stops10h 28mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$383
mar. 7/23:51 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 18mAmerican Airlines
dom. 7/145:10 amSBA - MSY
1 stop7h 44mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$423
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
2 stops10h 37mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/116:20 amSBA - MSY
2 stops9h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$453
vie. 5/36:11 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 14mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/512:29 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$561
vie. 5/34:22 pmMSY - SBA
2 stops8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/512:29 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$566
mar. 7/25:33 amMSY - SBA
2 stops11h 54mAmerican Airlines
dom. 7/146:38 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops12h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$621
vie. 5/310:35 amMSY - SBA
2 stops10h 08mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/56:12 amSBA - MSY
2 stops9h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$677

Cheap United Airlines flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between New Orleans and Santa Barbara. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated abril 18, 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest United Airlines flights we've found from New Orleans to Santa Barbara. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
jue. 5/303:55 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 23mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/15:15 amSBA - MSY
1 stop7h 44mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$541
jue. 5/303:55 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 23mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$549
jue. 5/307:00 amMSY - SBA
2 stops19h 16mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$581
jue. 5/307:24 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 50mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/16$589
jue. 5/309:57 amMSY - SBA
2 stops16h 19mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/16$592

Cheap New Orleans to Santa Barbara flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from New Orleans to Santa Barbara specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Prices were last updated on abril 18, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from New Orleans to Santa Barbara in April and May 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 44mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/1112:32 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$378
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 44mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/116:20 amSBA - MSY
2 stops10h 28mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$383
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
2 stops10h 37mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/116:20 amSBA - MSY
2 stops9h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$453
jue. 5/303:55 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 23mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/15:15 amSBA - MSY
1 stop7h 44mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$541
jue. 5/303:55 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 23mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$549
vie. 5/36:11 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 14mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/512:29 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$561
vie. 5/34:22 pmMSY - SBA
2 stops8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/512:29 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$566
jue. 5/307:00 amMSY - SBA
2 stops19h 16mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$581
jue. 5/307:24 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 50mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/16$589

New Orleans to Santa Barbara 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between New Orleans and Santa Barbara in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated abril 18, 2024.
The lowest fares we've come across on flights traveling from New Orleans to Santa Barbara in April and May 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 44mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/1112:32 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 23mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$378
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 44mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/116:20 amSBA - MSY
2 stops10h 28mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$383
mar. 7/23:51 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 18mAmerican Airlines
dom. 7/145:10 amSBA - MSY
1 stop7h 44mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$423
mar. 5/77:07 amMSY - SBA
2 stops10h 37mAmerican Airlines
sáb. 5/116:20 amSBA - MSY
2 stops9h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$453
jue. 5/303:55 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 23mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/15:15 amSBA - MSY
1 stop7h 44mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$541
jue. 5/303:55 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop7h 23mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$549
vie. 5/36:11 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop6h 14mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/512:29 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$561
vie. 5/34:22 pmMSY - SBA
2 stops8h 03mAmerican Airlines
dom. 5/512:29 pmSBA - MSY
1 stop6h 21mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/17$566
jue. 5/307:00 amMSY - SBA
2 stops19h 16mUnited Airlines
sáb. 6/11:47 pmSBA - MSY
2 stops17h 01mUnited Airlines
Deal found 4/17$581

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from New Orleans

Search for one-way flight options from New Orleans 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 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated abril 18, 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara. Those seeking round-trip flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara should utilize the search form at the the top of the page.
sáb. 6/295:33 amMSY - SBA
1 stop8h 02mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$188
dom. 6/301:58 pmMSY - SBA
1 stop9h 00mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$198
sáb. 6/297:23 amMSY - SBA
2 stops13h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$273
dom. 6/3010:34 amMSY - SBA
2 stops9h 50mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$363
dom. 6/3010:34 amMSY - SBA
3 stops28h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$613
sáb. 6/297:23 amMSY - SBA
3 stops13h 01mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 4/18$911

Find flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from New Orleans 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 3,192,047 searches. Data last updated abril 18, 2024.

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$378 - $589

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New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

mar. 5/7

1 stop6h 44m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 5/11

1 stop6h 23m

$378

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

mar. 5/7

1 stop6h 44m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 5/11

2 stops10h 28m

$383

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

mar. 7/2

1 stop7h 18m

Santa Barbara

dom. 7/14

1 stop7h 44m

$423

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

mar. 5/7

2 stops10h 37m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 5/11

2 stops9h 06m

$453

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

jue. 5/30

1 stop7h 23m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 6/1

1 stop7h 44m

$541

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

jue. 5/30

1 stop7h 23m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 6/1

2 stops17h 01m

$549

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

vie. 5/3

1 stop6h 14m

Santa Barbara

dom. 5/5

1 stop6h 21m

$561

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

jue. 5/30

2 stops19h 16m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 6/1

2 stops17h 01m

$581

New Orleans Louis ArmstrongSanta Barbara

MSY - SBA

MSYSBA

New Orleans Louis Armstrong

jue. 5/30

1 stop6h 50m

Santa Barbara

sáb. 6/1

2 stops17h 01m

$589

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Deals found on 4/18

When is the cheapest time to fly from New Orleans to Santa Barbara?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from New Orleans to Santa Barbara. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their New Orleans to Santa Barbara flight should consider departing on Saturday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Santa Barbara by month

Plan your trip from New Orleans to Santa Barbara by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from New Orleans to Santa Barbara is currently $424 while a round-trip flight costs $495. Price data was last updated on April 14, 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from New Orleans to Santa Barbara (average of $359). Flying from New Orleans to Santa Barbara in June is currently the most expensive (average of $566). 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.

January

$359

February

$394

March

$446

April

$470

May

$467

June

$566

July

$510

August

$444

September

$404

October

$420

November

$449

December

$426

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

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 abril 18, 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with American Airlines and United Airlines from New Orleans to Santa Barbara to help guide your decision. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.4
Good
11,341 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very cramped, I was under the impression there was food and a entertainment tv on board

7.4
Good
11,341 reviews
7.4
Good
11,341 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very cramped, I was under the impression there was food and a entertainment tv on board

7.3
Good
14,963 reviews
7.4
Good
11,341 reviews

Entertainment

7.1

Comfort

7.2

Crew

8.1

Food

6.7

Boarding

7.7

Overall

7.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Seating was very cramped, I was under the impression there was food and a entertainment tv on board

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from New Orleans to Santa Barbara for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $378, but on average you can expect to pay $531.

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

    Our cheapest airline available from New Orleans to Santa Barbara is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $378 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $541. Users have found that American Airlines is 30% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What does MSY to SBA mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a New Orleans Louis Armstrong Airport to Santa Barbara Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a MSY to SBA flight.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Santa Barbara with specific airlines?

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

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Santa Barbara that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Santa Barbara?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on New Orleans 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 New Orleans to Santa Barbara flight deals updated?

    The New Orleans to Santa Barbara flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 4/18.

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