Cheap flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara (STL - SBA)

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The best prices from Lambert-St Louis to Santa Barbara are usually found in September or June, booked 52 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
St. Louis (STL) to Santa Barbara (SBA)

All the information you need to plan the best STL to SBA flight in 2021: compare St. Louis to Santa Barbara flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Santa Barbara.
STL - SBA
Price
$224 - $478
SBA
Temperature
51.8 - 62.6 °F
SBA
Precipitation
0 - 3.5 inches

Popular in

October

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 40% potential price drop

Average price

$401

Average for round-trip flights in November 2021

Round-trip from

$224

From Lambert-St Louis to Santa Barbara

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from St. Louis to Santa Barbara?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 14 days in advance, which can save you up to 5% on flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 14 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $313. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $342.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from St. Louis to Santa Barbara?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from St. Louis to Santa Barbara. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Santa Barbara.

When is the cheapest time to fly from St. Louis to Santa Barbara (STL - SBA)?

When flying from St. Louis to Santa Barbara, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 16% versus a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest month to fly from St. Louis to Santa Barbara?

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Santa Barbara from St. Louis average $327. You can even find prices in August for less than $327, as users have found deals to Santa Barbara from as low as $117. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Santa Barbara from St. Louis. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 15%.

Cheap flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara in November, December 2021

The best prices found for STL to SBA flights for November, December
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$412pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$452pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$476pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis

Lambert-St Louis to Santa Barbara 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Santa Barbara from St. Louis found for next year
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$412pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$452pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
16 Dec - 19 Dec
$476pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis

Last minute flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara

Late deals on round-trip flights to Santa Barbara from St. Louis, departing today and this week
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$516pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
STL
Lambert-St Louis
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$520pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$531pp
STL
Lambert-St Louis
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SBA
Santa Barbara
SBA
Santa Barbara
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
STL
Lambert-St Louis

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from St. Louis

The cheapest one-way flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara
2:05 am - 4:13 am
American Airlines
3 Stops
28h 08m
STL - SBA
American Airlines
4:25 am - 4:35 am
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
26h 10m
STL - SBA
Multiple Airlines
$830
mytrip.com
1:55 pm - 4:35 am
Alaska Airlines
1 Stop
16h 40m
STL - SBA
Alaska Airlines
$1,198
Alaska Airlines

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Flight FAQs

From St. Louis to Santa Barbara

Which airlines flying from Lambert-St Louis to Santa Barbara have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Lambert-St Louis to Santa Barbara have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. American Airlines, United Airlines, and Delta are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like American Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $289, but on average you can expect to pay $525.

Are there last-minute flights available from St. Louis to Santa Barbara for under $600?

There are currently 4+ open flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara within the next 7 days for less than $600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from St. Louis to Santa Barbara round-trip?

Currently priced at $289, American Airlines will fly you from St. Louis to Santa Barbara and back. In addition to American Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on United Airlines for as low as $1,122. You may be able to fly from St. Louis to Santa Barbara for 22% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from St. Louis to Santa Barbara?

Looking for the cheapest flight from St. Louis to Santa Barbara? While on average our users pay $272, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $161. The most popular route (Lambert-St Louis - Santa Barbara), is priced around $342.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from St. Louis to Santa Barbara?

Major Airline, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from St. Louis 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 St. Louis?

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

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Lambert-St Louis are not required to quarantine after entering Santa Barbara.

Do I need a test to fly back to St. Louis from Santa Barbara?

Returning to Lambert-St Louis 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 Lambert-St Louis.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Santa Barbara are not required to quarantine after entering Lambert-St Louis.

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Alternative routes for St. Louis to Santa Barbara

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Santa Barbara

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from St. Louis to Santa Barbara.
Average temperature for November in Santa Barbara
69.8 °F
Avg rainfall for November in Santa Barbara
0.6 ″

Airports servicing St. Louis

Airports servicing Santa Barbara

Top 4 airlines flying from Lambert-St Louis to Santa Barbara

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from St. Louis 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
$133 $222 No cancel fee 62%
Delta
$181 $386 No cancel fee N/A
American Airlines
$194 $434 No cancel fee 71%
United Airlines
$199 $487 No cancel fee 69%

Hourly flight availability from St. Louis to Santa Barbara

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