Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Selected fares from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
LAX SBA Thu, May 21 - Mon, May 25 $257
LAX SBA Sat, May 23 - Tue, May 26 $398
LAX SBA Sat, May 23 - Tue, May 26 $398
LAX SBA Thu, Jun 4 - Fri, Jun 5 $496

Los Angeles and Santa Barbara airports and terminals

Airports in Los Angeles CA, US

map of airports in Los Angeles
  • 1

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 11.7 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from LAX to SBA

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 8 United Airlines
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Airports in Santa Barbara CA, US

map of airports in Santa Barbara
  • 1

    Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA)

    Distance from City Center: 7.7 miles

    Carriers for flights from LAX to SBA

    Carriers
    United Airlines
  • 2

    Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)

    Distance from City Center: 81.3 miles

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 21 Los Angeles (LAX) Santa Barbara (SBA) United Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Mon, May 25 Santa Barbara (SBA) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, May 21 Los Angeles (LAX) Santa Barbara (SBA) United Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Mon, May 25 Santa Barbara (SBA) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines

Best one-week trip in May from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Tue, May 5 Los Angeles (LAX) Santa Barbara (SBA) American Airlines $407
Earn $4.07
Return Tue, May 12 Santa Barbara (SBA) Los Angeles (LAX) American Airlines
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June

Cheapest weekend flights in June from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jun 6 Los Angeles (LAX) Santa Barbara (SBA) United Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Sun, Jun 7 Santa Barbara (SBA) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Sat, Jun 6 Los Angeles (LAX) Santa Barbara (SBA) United Airlines $257
Earn $2.57
Return Sun, Jun 7 Santa Barbara (SBA) Los Angeles (LAX) United Airlines
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Traveling from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

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Los Angeles Airport

The major airport serving Los Angeles and the surrounding area is the Los Angeles International Airport, better known as LAX. Located at 1 World Way, LAX is about 15 miles from downtown Los Angeles. The major domestic and international airlines providing service to the airport include Air Alaska, Southwest, Air Tran, US Airways, Sun Country, Hawaiian, Virgin Atlantic, and several more. Orbitz.com can compare the rates for most of these airlines, so you save time and money.

Airport Parking Information

LAX has many parking lots available to travelers. Long-term and short-term parking lots are available at different rates, and they range from $12 a day to $30 per day. Hourly parking is available for $2 an hour.

Transportation to the Airport

Travelers have several options to get to the airport that include LAX shuttles, buses, taxis, rental cars, and share-ride vans. Taxi fares average around $40 from LAX to downtown Los Angeles. Car rentals are available on Orbitz.com, where you will find the best rental rates available.

LAX Restaurant Information

The airport has an extensive list of snack and dining options. A short list of available restaurants includes McDonald's, Daily Grill, Starbucks, Panda Express, and Burger King. A wide variety of food choices are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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Santa Barbara Municipal Airport

Warm temperatures and year-round sunshine lead a large number of visitors to head to Santa Barbara. If you keep finding flights to Santa Barbara that are already full, head to Orbitz.com. With thousands of flights and other travel deals available, you can always find what you need. The website offers flights to the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, which is only seven miles from downtown. Five airlines operate out of the airport, providing domestic flights across the country. More than 30 flights leave the airport every day.

How to Get to Your Hotel

Getting to your hotel shouldn't be a hassle. American Taxi, Yellow Cab, Rose Cab, and several other cab companies offer pickup at the airport; expect to pay about $15 to $20 for a ride. If you stay at the Holiday Inn or Hyatt hotels, you have access to free shuttle service from the airport. Alamo, Budget, Avis, and Enterprise are just a few of the rental car companies operating out of the airport. Car rentals cost about $20 to $30 a day.

Weather and Climate in Santa Barbara

Temperatures in the high 40s and 50s are common during the winter, while temperatures can easily reach the mid-70s in the summer with a possibility of storms. These moderate year-round temperatures make the city appealing to travelers.

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Interesting facts about flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

    • 4 direct flights are operating from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 0h 50m.
    • United Airlines flight 5373 (9:47 AM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's earliest available flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara.
    • United Airlines flight 5358 (8:05 PM GMT, Canadair Regional Jet) is today's latest available flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara (United Airlines flight 5358, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 0h 48m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara (United Airlines flight 5355, Canadair Regional Jet) takes 0h 51m.
    • Flights from Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX) to Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX), Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara on Wed, Apr 22, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
United Airlines UA5314 LAX 7:40 AM SBA 8:30 AM CRJ 0hr 50min
United Airlines UA5373 LAX 9:47 AM SBA 10:37 AM CRJ 0hr 50min
United Airlines UA5362 LAX 12:48 PM SBA 1:39 PM CRJ 0hr 51min
United Airlines UA5355 LAX 2:46 PM SBA 3:37 PM CRJ 0hr 51min
United Airlines UA5358 LAX 8:03 PM SBA 8:51 PM CRJ 0hr 48min