Cheap flights from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

SBA — WAS
Aug 16 — Aug 231

The best prices from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. are usually found in September or January, booked 42 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

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

SBA - WAS

Price

$313 - $945

WAS

Temperature

35.6 - 80.6 °F

WAS

Rainfall

2.6 - 4 inches

Popular inMayHigh demand for flights, 39% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 46% potential price drop
Round-trip from$313From Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. (WAS)
One-way from$251One-way flight from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. (WAS)

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

Users have found that leaving on a Sunday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 16% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 24% 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 61 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 Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $429, or $480 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in June. For low rates, October can be a great choice for travel to Washington, D.C.. Flights to Washington, D.C. from Santa Barbara in October are about $380 on average during October, but can be found for as low as $138.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. (SBA - WAS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 36% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. in August, September 2022

The best prices found for SBA to WAS flights for August, September
Sep 2 - Sep 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 22m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

32h 47m
$266

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 29 - Oct 2
SBA

Santa Barbara

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

12h 37m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

9h 41m
$294

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 2 - Sep 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

7h 26m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

15h 03m
$297

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Washington, D.C. from Santa Barbara found for this year
Oct 15 - Oct 27
SBA

Santa Barbara

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

12h 18m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

8h 38m
$250

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 2 - Sep 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 22m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

32h 47m
$266

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 29 - Oct 2
SBA

Santa Barbara

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

12h 37m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

9h 41m
$294

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.

Oct 15 - Oct 27
SBA

Santa Barbara

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

12h 18m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

8h 38m
$250

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 2 - Sep 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 22m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

32h 47m
$266

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 2 - Sep 8
SBA

Santa Barbara

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

1 stop

7h 26m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

15h 03m
$297

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cheap American Airlines flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.

Sep 29 - Oct 2
SBA

Santa Barbara

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

12h 37m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

9h 41m
$294

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Oct 5 - Oct 11
SBA

Santa Barbara

DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

2 stops

12h 37m
DCA

Washington, D.C. Reagan-National

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

10h 54m
$299

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 26 - Aug 30
SBA

Santa Barbara

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

7h 45m
IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

8h 28m
$393

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Last minute flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.

Late deals on return flights to Washington, D.C. from Santa Barbara, departing today and this week
Aug 19 - Aug 30
SBA

Santa Barbara

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 33m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

29h 39m
$538

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 16 - Aug 30
SBA

Santa Barbara

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

1 stop

7h 33m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SBA

Santa Barbara

2 stops

14h 46m
$549

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Aug 21 - Aug 30
SBA

Santa Barbara

BWI

Baltimore/Washington

2 stops

8h 43m
BWI

Baltimore/Washington

SBA

Santa Barbara

1 stop

8h 28m
$553

American Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

One-way flights to Washington, D.C. from Santa Barbara

The cheapest one-way flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.
Sep 7
SBA

Santa Barbara

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

7h 14m
$112

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Oct 19
SBA

Santa Barbara

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

2 stops

12h 18m
$117

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Sep 4
SBA

Santa Barbara

IAD

Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

1 stop

11h 44m
$167

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.?

If you book a flight to Washington, D.C. from Santa Barbara, you will be flying from Santa Barbara, which is the city’s only airport. Santa Barbara (SBA) is located 8.0 mi from the center of Santa Barbara. There are 0 flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. per day from 5 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

United Airlines, American Airlines, and Frontier are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $250, but on average you can expect to pay $330.

Are there last-minute flights available from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. for under $600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. within the next 7 days for less than $600.

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

Currently priced at $250, United Airlines will fly you from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. and back. In addition to United Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on American Airlines for as low as $294. You may be able to fly from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. for 56% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the most popular routes from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.?

The most popular route from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. is Santa Barbara - Baltimore/Washington. You may also consider Santa Barbara - Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl or Santa Barbara - Washington, D.C. Reagan-National.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.?

Before booking your flight from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Frontier or United Airlines.

What are the cheapest flights from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $336. While the most popular route (Santa Barbara - Baltimore/Washington) can be booked for $411 on average our data indicates $564 when flying from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C..

Top 4 airlines flying from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C.

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Santa Barbara to Washington, D.C. choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
FrontierCheapest$87Average$206FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time62%COVID-19 safety
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DeltaCheapest$207Average$364FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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American AirlinesCheapest$267Average$557FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time71%COVID-19 safety
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United AirlinesCheapest$271Average$578FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%COVID-19 safety
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