Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara (SLC - SBA)

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The best prices from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara are usually found in January or September, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Salt Lake City (SLC) to Santa Barbara (SBA)

All the information you need to plan the best SLC to SBA flight in 2021: compare Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
SLC - SBA
Price
$159 - $262
SBA
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SBA
Precipitation
0 - 3.5 inches

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

January

Best time to find cheap flights, 27% potential price drop

Average price

$249

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

$159

From Salt Lake City 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 month to fly from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Santa Barbara from Salt Lake City average $170. You can even find prices in April for less than $170, as users have found deals to Santa Barbara from as low as $95. The month of June appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Barbara from Salt Lake City. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 11%.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 50%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara (SLC - SBA)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 50% on the flight price compared to flying at noon, which is usually more expensive.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara?

Users have found that booking a flight from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara at least 61 days early can save you up to 64% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara for as little as $202 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 $281 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

Cheap flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara in December, January 2022

The best prices found for SLC to SBA flights for December, January
18 Jan - 30 Jan
$202pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
20 Jan - 22 Jan
$207pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
18 Jan - 30 Jan
$211pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from Salt Lake City found for this year
6 Dec - 13 Dec
$372pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
6 Dec - 12 Dec
$376pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$402pp
SLC
Salt Lake City
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SLC
Salt Lake City

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Salt Lake City

The cheapest one-way flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara
3:32 am - 8:55 am
United Airlines
1 Stop
6h 23m
SLC - SBA
United Airlines
$317
United
7:15 am - 1:54 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
55h 39m
SLC - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$407
Kiwi.com
1:12 am - 7:30 am
American Airlines
2 Stops
31h 18m
SLC - SBA
American Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara

Which airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $202, but on average you can expect to pay $234.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $207 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $253. American Airlines is priced at 5% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is United Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $88. However, be on the lookout for offers from American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara for a low price.

What are the cheapest flights from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara?

The cheapest flight price from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara is $118. On average you can expect to pay $185. The most popular route, (Salt Lake City - Santa Barbara), can usually be booked for $202.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Delta when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Santa Barbara, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Santa Barbara from Salt Lake City?

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Salt Lake City are not required to quarantine after entering Santa Barbara.

Do I need a test to fly back to Salt Lake City from Santa Barbara?

Returning to Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara are not required to quarantine after entering Salt Lake City.

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Alternative routes for Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara

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Destination information for Santa Barbara

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

Airports servicing Salt Lake City

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 3 airlines flying from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Salt Lake City 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
$137 $336 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$137 $288 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$159 $242 No cancel fee N/A

Hourly flight availability from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara

See what time of day planes typically take off from Salt Lake City towards Santa Barbara.
Morning 6 AM to noon 83% of SLC to SBA departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 16% of SLC to SBA departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of SLC to SBA departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of SLC to SBA departures
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6 AM
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Weekly flight availability
from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Salt Lake City to Santa Barbara.
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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