Cheap flights from Portland to Santa Barbara (PDX - SBA)

PDX — SBA
May 30 — Jun 61

The best prices from Portland to Santa Barbara are usually found in August or March, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Portland to Santa Barbara

All the information you need to plan the best PDX to SBA flight in 2022: compare Portland to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.

PDX - SBA

Price

$166 - $285

SBA

Temperature

51.8 - 62.6 °F

SBA

Rainfall

0 - 3.5 inches

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Average price$262Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$166From Portland to Santa Barbara

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

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 36% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 50 days in advance to save up to 72% 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 50 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 Portland to Santa Barbara 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $226, or $299 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Portland 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 Portland in September are about $178 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $83.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Portland to Santa Barbara (PDX - SBA)?

It’s optimal to fly from Portland to Santa Barbara in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 24% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Portland to Santa Barbara in May, June 2022

The best prices found for PDX to SBA flights for May, June
Jun 7 - Jun 15
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

3h 59m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 10m
$265

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 8 - Jun 14
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

16h 55m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 10m
$291

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 8 - Jun 15
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

16h 55m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 10m
$292

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Portland to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Portland found for this year
Sep 27 - Oct 5
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

5h 21m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 58m
$196

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 8 - Sep 14
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 03m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 52m
$201

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Sep 8 - Sep 13
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 03m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$252

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Cheap Alaska Airlines flights from Portland to Santa Barbara

Nov 2 - Nov 9
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

2h 08m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$278

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 5/25/22

Sep 27 - Oct 5
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

2h 08m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$308

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Nov 11 - Nov 14
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

2h 08m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$338

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Portland to Santa Barbara

Sep 27 - Oct 5
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

5h 21m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 58m
$196

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 27 - Oct 5
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

4h 10m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 58m
$201

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/25/22

Sep 8 - Sep 12
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 03m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

4h 11m
$226

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/25/22

Non-stop flights to Santa Barbara from Portland

Save time with Portland to Santa Barbara direct flight deals
Sep 27 - Oct 5
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

2h 08m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$308

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Nov 11 - Nov 14
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

2h 08m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$338

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Sep 7 - Sep 13
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

Nonstop

2h 08m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

Nonstop

2h 11m
$368

Alaska Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Last minute flights from Portland to Santa Barbara

Late deals on return flights to Santa Barbara from Portland, departing today and this week
Jun 4 - Jun 8
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 15m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 42m
$370

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 3 - Jun 4
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

5h 50m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

3h 57m
$382

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/24/22

Jun 3 - Jun 4
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

5h 50m
SBA

Santa Barbara

PDX

Portland

1 stop

6h 15m
$410

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Portland

The cheapest one-way flights from Portland to Santa Barbara
Jun 15
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 15m
$113

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/25/22

Jun 16
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

3h 44m
$128

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/22/22

Jun 8
PDX

Portland

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

6h 15m
$146

United Airlines

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Deal found 5/23/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Portland to Santa Barbara?

You will need to book a flight from Portland to Santa Barbara if you want to fly from Portland to Santa Barbara. At least 6 different airlines have flights from Portland (PDX) to Santa Barbara (SBA) on a regular basis. There is 1 flight to Santa Barbara from the Portland airport per day. If you manage to book one that is nonstop, then you can expect the flight time from PDX to SBA to be around 2h 08m.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Alaska Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta flying from Portland to Santa Barbara have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from Portland to Santa Barbara for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $196, but on average you can expect to pay $292.

Are there nonstop flights from Portland to Santa Barbara for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Portland to Santa Barbara under $400. A good price for a nonstop flight from Portland to Santa Barbara is less than $443.

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

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

How popular is this Portland to Santa Barbara flight route?

The Portland to Santa Barbara flight path was viewed by 14 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Santa Barbara, with prices starting at $196. Another option worth looking into is Alaska Airlines, starting at $278 round trip. These flights start at 15% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

Before booking your flight from Portland to Santa Barbara check out the most popular airlines for this route: Major Airline, American Airlines or Alaska Airlines.

What are the most reliable airlines from Portland to Santa Barbara?

Before booking your flight to Santa Barbara from Portland, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Horizon Air (94%), Alaska Airlines (93%), SkyWest Airlines( 93%).

What are the cheapest flights from Portland to Santa Barbara?

On average you can expect to pay $524 for a flight from Portland to Santa Barbara. The cheapest flight overall is $169 while the most popular route, (Portland - Santa Barbara) is currently priced at $196.

Alternative routes for Portland to Santa Barbara

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Top 4 airlines flying from Portland to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Portland to Santa Barbara choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
DeltaCheapest$82Average$195FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$118Average$362FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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Alaska AirlinesCheapest$119Average$277FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$123Average$292FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Portland to Santa Barbara

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Weekly flight availability from Portland to Santa Barbara

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Portland to Santa Barbara
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