Cheap flights from Ohio (OH) to Santa Barbara (SBA)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Ohio to Santa Barbara (SBA)

All the information you need to plan the best null to SBA flight in 2021: compare Ohio to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Ohio to Santa Barbara?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Santa Barbara from Ohio average $211. You can even find prices in August for less than $211, as users have found deals to Santa Barbara from as low as $105. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Barbara from Ohio. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 42%.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 17 days in advance to save up to 11% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 17 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Ohio to Santa Barbara 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $169, or $195 for flights within the next 24 hours.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Ohio to Santa Barbara (OH - SBA)?

When flying from Ohio to Santa Barbara, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara in December, January 2022

The best prices found for Ohio to SBA flights for December, January
23 Jan - 28 Jan
$239pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
9 Jan - 14 Jan
$255pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
16 Jan - 21 Jan
$269pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Ohio to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Ohio found for this year
14 Dec - 6 Jan
$294pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
15 Dec - 5 Jan
$299pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
14 Dec - 6 Jan
$304pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

Last minute flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from Ohio, departing today and this week
11 Dec - 6 Jan
$394pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
11 Dec - 6 Jan
$399pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
11 Dec - 6 Jan
$409pp
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CVG
Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Ohio

The cheapest one-way flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara
2:15 am - 8:33 am
United Airlines
3 Stops
33h 18m
CLE - SBA
United Airlines
$333
United
8:25 am - 5:55 am
American Airlines
1 Stop
24h 30m
CLE - SBA
American Airlines
4:09 am - 4:35 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
51h 26m
CVG - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$410
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Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Ohio to Santa Barbara

What airport do you fly into for flights to Santa Barbara from Ohio?

If you book a flight to Santa Barbara from Ohio, you will be flying to Santa Barbara, which is the city’s only airport. Santa Barbara (SBA) is located 8.0 mi from the center of Santa Barbara.

Which airlines flying from Ohio to Santa Barbara have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $239, but on average you can expect to pay $286.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara?

The cheapest flight price from Ohio to Santa Barbara is $178. On average you can expect to pay $239. The most popular route, (Columbus - Santa Barbara), can usually be booked for $285.

What are the most popular routes from Ohio to Santa Barbara?

While some choose either Cleveland Hopkins Intl - Santa Barbara or Cincinnati Cinci./N. Kentucky - Santa Barbara, Columbus - Santa Barbara is the most popular route from Ohio to Santa Barbara.

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

When booking a flight from Ohio to Santa Barbara, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Delta or United Airlines as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Santa Barbara, CA

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

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

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

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

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

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

Returning to Ohio 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 Ohio.

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

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Departure points for flights from Ohio to Santa Barbara

Select to see more specific information for flights to Santa Barbara from all departure points in Ohio.

Destination information for Santa Barbara

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

Airports servicing

Cleveland Cuyahoga County (CGF)
Cleveland (CLE)
Cincinnati (CVG)
Dayton (DAY)
Cincinnati (LUK)

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 4 airlines flying from Ohio to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Ohio 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
Frontier
$134 $223 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$180 $392 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$199 $506 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$226 $483 No cancel fee 71%
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