Cheap flights from Reagan-National (DCA) to Santa Barbara (SBA) from $163

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DCA — SBA
Jun 25 — Jul 21

Cheap flight deals from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Reagan-National (DCA) 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 Juni 20, 2024.

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December

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

$238

One-way from

$189
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 39% potential price drop
From Washington, D.C. Reagan-National to Santa Barbara
One-way flight from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National to Santa Barbara

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 37% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara?

Users have found that booking a flight from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara at least 31 days early can save you up to 89% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 31 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara for as little as $366 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $597 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara?

September can be a great time to fly to Santa Barbara from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport with a flight ticket averaging about $347. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of September for as cheap as $106. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from DCA to SBA?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.

Cheap Reagan-National to Santa Barbara flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Prices were last updated on Juni 20, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Sa 7/204:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Mi 7/247:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop7h 50mDelta
Deal found 6/20$316
Di 7/164:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Mi 7/247:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop7h 50mDelta
Deal found 6/20$321
Sa 7/204:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Mo 7/297:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$326
Di 7/164:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Mo 7/297:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$331
Mo 7/221:55 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Mo 7/297:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$336
Sa 7/204:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Di 7/237:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$347
Di 7/164:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Di 7/237:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$352
Mo 7/221:55 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Di 7/237:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$357
Sa 7/204:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Fr 7/267:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$361

Reagan-National to Santa Barbara 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Reagan-National and Santa Barbara in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Fr 9/65:30 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop9h 13mDelta
Sa 9/77:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop7h 50mDelta
Deal found 6/19$316
Sa 10/263:55 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Mi 10/307:25 amSBA - DCA
1 stop8h 49mDelta
Deal found 6/20$317
Mo 9/235:15 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop9h 33mDelta
Do 9/267:25 amSBA - DCA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Deal found 6/19$318
Fr 9/65:30 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop9h 13mDelta
Mi 9/117:25 amSBA - DCA
2 stops12h 25mDelta
Deal found 6/19$321
Do 9/1911:30 amDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 50mAmerican Airlines
Di 10/112:34 pmSBA - DCA
1 stop7h 26mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$322
Mo 9/234:00 pmDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 48mDelta
Do 9/267:25 amSBA - DCA
1 stop8h 59mDelta
Deal found 6/19$323
Fr 9/611:30 amDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 50mAmerican Airlines
Mi 9/116:23 amSBA - DCA
2 stops9h 27mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$326
Do 9/1911:30 amDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 50mAmerican Airlines
Di 10/19:45 amSBA - DCA
2 stops10h 15mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$327
Di 7/164:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Mo 7/297:35 amSBA - DCA
1 stop10h 05mDelta
Deal found 6/20$331

Reagan-National to Santa Barbara flights leaving soon

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Have a look at some of the last-minute flights available departing from Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Di 6/255:08 amDCA - SBA
1 stop9h 27mAmerican Airlines
Fr 6/285:10 amSBA - DCA
1 stop8h 39mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$917
Di 6/258:26 amDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 01mAmerican Airlines
Fr 6/286:39 pmSBA - DCA
1 stop9h 24mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$922
Di 6/256:00 amDCA - SBA
2 stops9h 35mAmerican Airlines
Fr 6/286:25 amSBA - DCA
2 stops9h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$927

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Reagan-National

Search for one-way flight options from Reagan-National 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara. Those needing a return flight from Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara can use the search form above.
Mi 10/24:00 pmDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 48mDelta
Deal found 6/20$163
Mi 10/27:00 amDCA - SBA
1 stop7h 40mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$189
Mo 7/155:10 amDCA - SBA
1 stop9h 17mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$224
Mo 7/154:01 pmDCA - SBA
2 stops10h 42mDelta
Deal found 6/19$238
So 7/145:30 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop7h 52mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$353
Do 6/271:34 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop10h 24mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$373
Do 6/2711:30 amDCA - SBA
2 stops9h 38mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$378
So 7/289:49 amDCA - SBA
2 stops11h 19mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 6/19$408
So 7/284:00 pmDCA - SBA
1 stop8h 00mDelta
Deal found 6/19$409

Find flights from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara within your budget

Customize your flight search to find flights from Reagan-National 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 3,256,981 searches. Data last updated Juni 20, 2024.

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$316 - $622

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Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Fr 9/6

1 stop9h 13m

Santa Barbara

Di 9/10

1 stop10h 02m

$316

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Sa 10/26

1 stop8h 00m

Santa Barbara

Mi 10/30

1 stop8h 49m

$317

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Mo 9/23

1 stop9h 33m

Santa Barbara

Do 9/26

1 stop8h 00m

$318

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Fr 9/6

1 stop9h 13m

Santa Barbara

Mi 9/11

2 stops12h 25m

$321

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Do 9/19

2 stops10h 50m

Santa Barbara

Di 10/1

1 stop7h 26m

$322

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Fr 9/6

2 stops10h 50m

Santa Barbara

Mi 9/11

2 stops9h 27m

$326

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Do 9/19

2 stops10h 50m

Santa Barbara

Di 10/1

2 stops10h 15m

$327

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Mi 10/2

1 stop8h 46m

Santa Barbara

Mo 10/7

1 stop7h 47m

$408

Washington, D.C. Reagan-NationalSanta Barbara

DCA - SBA

DCASBA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

Fr 9/27

1 stop20h 24m

Santa Barbara

Mo 9/30

1 stop24h 09m

$622

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Deals found on 6/19

What is the cheapest day to fly from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly round-trip from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara. Price data was last updated on June 16, 2024.
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Travelers seeking maximum savings on their Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara flight should consider departing on Friday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara

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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

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Santa Barbara, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, July is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 62.6 F. Travelers looking to avoid the cold should look outside of January, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 51.8 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 Juni 20, 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Washington, D.C. to Santa Barbara, such as Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

8.0
Very good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

7.4
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very good
9,296 reviews

Crew

8.6

Overall

8.1

Entertainment

7.3

Boarding

8.2

Comfort

7.9

Food

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Crew and airport staff were excellent. They accommodated my needs and were super professional and kind.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Santa Barbara from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National?

    Santa Barbara (SBA) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National to Santa Barbara. You should not have trouble finding flights to Santa Barbara from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 2 airlines have flights to the Santa Barbara airport from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National. It is only a 8.0 mi journey from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Santa Barbara’s city center.

  • Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara for under $400 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $316, but on average you can expect to pay $346.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara for under $1,000?

    There are currently 3+ open flights from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara round-trip?

    Currently priced at $316, Delta will fly you from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara and back. In addition to Delta, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from American Airlines and United Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $322 and $408, respectively. Delta is currently priced 50% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What does DCA to SBA mean?

    DCA stands for Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport, while SBA stands for Santa Barbara Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Reagan-National 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 Reagan-National to Santa Barbara with specific airlines?

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

  • Can I find deals for flights from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Reagan-National to Santa Barbara flights, Cheapflights offers vacation packages that include both flights and hotel.

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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 Reagan-National to Santa Barbara.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Reagan-National 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 Reagan-National to Santa Barbara that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Reagan-National 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 Reagan-National to Santa Barbara?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Reagan-National 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 Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara flight deals updated?

    The Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 6/20.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara (average of $359). Flying from Washington, D.C. Reagan-National Airport to Santa Barbara in June is currently the most expensive (average of $505). 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.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Reagan-National to Santa Barbara

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AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
American AirlinesCheapest$356Average$687FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%
United AirlinesCheapest$420Average$636FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%

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