San Jose to Santa Barbara Flights
Flights to Santa Barbara
San Jose, CA, Airport Information
San Jose, CA, is home to nearly one million people, a large city population that's serviced by its own international airport, providing regular flights from San Jose to international and domestic destinations. The Norman Y. Mineta Memorial San Jose International Airport is only two miles from the downtown area at the intersections of U.S. Route 101, Interstate 880 and State Route 87. The primary airlines operating from the airport are Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Reservations for you airline ticket on these or other airlines serving the airport can be made through Orbitz.com.
Parking at the Airport
Parking at Mineta San Jose International Airport is available at three hourly and three daily lots, one of which offers economy service. The hourly lots are interspersed around the terminal area for easy access, costing $2 for 30 minutes and $30 per day flat rates. The daily lots offer parking deals with discounted parking fees of $22 a day for the regular daily lots and $15 for the economy lot, which is further away from the terminals. Disabled parking is available in front of both terminals for a $2 rate for 30 minutes and $15 for a daily charge.
Transportation From the Airport
Several methods of travel are available for passengers to make their way from anywhere in the city to the airport. Several hotels in the area offer courtesy shuttle transportation for patrons. Public bus transportation is available from the Valley Transportation Authority, and metered taxi service is also available from anywhere in the area, with the downtown-to-airport fare costing approximately $15 to $18.
Breakfast Before Departing
A quick meal can be eaten at the airport before departure in one of the many restaurants available in the concourse. Only ticketed passengers are allowed in the area containing the restaurants. Coffee and pastries are served at the Euro Café near the baggage claim area, while Starbucks can provide sandwiches as well, to get you quickly to the available flights from San Jose. If you have a bit more time to stop off on the way to the airport, try a sit-down breakfast at Café San Jose on Meridian Ave. or at Bill's Cafe on Willow St.
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.
Fun Festivals and Events
Finding cheap things to do in Santa Barbara is easy. The city holds several festivals every year, including the Fiesta, the French Festival, and the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Let Orbitz.com help you book your flights to Santa Barbara and all your other travel needs.
Cheap flights from San Jose to Santa Barbara
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Cheapest weekend flights in January from San Jose to Santa Barbara
|Leave Sat, Jan 11||San Jose (SJC)||Santa Barbara (SBA)||US Airways||$260|
|Return Mon, Jan 13||Santa Barbara (SBA)||San Jose (SJC)||US Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from San Jose to Santa Barbara
|Leave Fri, Jan 10||San Jose (SJC)||Santa Barbara (SBA)||American Airlines||$260|
|Return Tue, Jan 14||Santa Barbara (SBA)||San Jose (SJC)||American Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from San Jose and Santa Barbara
|US Airways||SJC||SBA||Sat, Jan 11 - Mon, Jan 13||$260|
|American Airlines||SJC||SBA||Fri, Jan 10 - Tue, Jan 14||$260|
|Alaska Airlines||SJC||SBA||Fri, Jan 10 - Tue, Jan 14||$289|
|United Airlines||SJC||SBA||Fri, Jan 10 - Tue, Jan 14||$322|
San Jose and Santa Barbara airports and terminals
Airports in San JoseCA, US
San Jose International Airport (SJC)
Distance from City Center: 1.6 miles
Flight schedule for flights from San Jose to Santa Barbara on Tue, Dec 10, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/US Airways||AA2806/US7173||SJC||6:55 AM||SBA||10:19 AM||CR7/EM2||3hr 24min|
|Alaska Airlines/US Airways||AS5494/US7173||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||10:19 AM||CR7/EM2||3hr 23min|
|Alaska Airlines/United Airlines||AS5494/UA5314||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||10:19 AM||CR7/EM2||3hr 23min|
|Delta Air Lines/US Airways||DL4793/US7173||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||10:19 AM||CR7/EM2||3hr 23min|
|Delta Air Lines/United Airlines||DL4793/UA5314||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||10:19 AM||CR7/EM2||3hr 23min|
|American Airlines/United Airlines||AA2806/UA5373||SJC||6:55 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||CR7/EM2||4hr 25min|
|American Airlines/US Airways||AA2806/US7857||SJC||6:55 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||CR7/EM2||4hr 25min|
|Alaska Airlines/United Airlines||AS5494/UA5373||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||CR7/EM2||4hr 24min|
|Alaska Airlines/US Airways||AS5494/US7857||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||CR7/EM2||4hr 24min|
|Alaska Airlines/United Airlines||AS2183/UA5373||SJC||7:35 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||DH4/EM2||3hr 45min|
|Alaska Airlines/US Airways||AS2183/US7857||SJC||7:35 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||DH4/EM2||3hr 45min|
|Delta Air Lines/United Airlines||DL4793/UA5373||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||CR7/EM2||4hr 24min|
|Delta Air Lines/US Airways||DL4793/US7857||SJC||6:56 AM||SBA||11:20 AM||CR7/EM2||4hr 24min|
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