Santa Barbara to Vallarta Flights
Flights to Vallarta
Santa Barbara Airport Information
Orbitz.com can help you find flights from Santa Barbara, CA, for your next trip. The Santa Barbara Municipal Airport is located at 500 Fowler Road, about seven miles from downtown. Alaska, American, Frontier, US Airways and United provide domestic and international flights, and a new terminal was opened at the airport in August 2011.
Airport Parking Fees
The airport offers both short- and long-term parking. Fees are $2 for the first hour and $1 for each additional hour, with a daily maximum of $9 to $12. All major credit cards are accepted. Parking lot 2 has free shuttle service to the terminal 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Ground Transportation Information
If you would prefer not to leave your car at the airport, metered taxis are available. Fares vary among different taxi companies. Bus rides cost $1.75 per trip; a bus stop is located on Moffett Road across from the terminal. Let Orbitz.com help you find budget air travel and ground transportation.
Santa Barbara Airport Restaurants
Costa Terraza Restaurant & Tapas Bar is located on the second floor for ticketed passengers who want to grab a bite to eat while waiting. On the first floor, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf snack bar is available outside the security area. The airport also has a gift shop. While waiting to depart, look to Orbitz.com to find flights from Santa Barbara for your next trip.
Airports in Puerto Vallarta
Puerto Vallarta is a beautiful Mexican city and popular vacation hub, but because it is relatively small, it can be hard to find major airports in or around the area. Orbitz.com is one convenient way to find flights to Vallarta provided by numerous major airlines. Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport (PVR) is the primary airport in the area, and it is located just six miles north of Puerto Vallarta, nestled on Mexico's beautiful west coast. Airlines flying into the airport include US Airways, Delta, United, American Airlines, Virgin America, and Aeromexico.
Transportation From Puerto Vallarta Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Airport
The primary means of transportation leaving the airport include a shuttle, which goes to several nearby hotels, and taxi. Car rentals are also popular. Finding the right rental vehicle is easy with Orbitz.com, because you can compare prices.
Weather in Puerto Vallarta
Vallarta has a typical climate for a tropical region, with temperatures ranging from 80 degrees Fahrenheit during January and December and highs of 90 degrees Fahrenheit during summer months. Water temperatures rarely dip below 70 degrees Fahrenheit, so booking a discount flight to Vallarta during the off season makes perfect sense. Bring plenty of sunscreen, and plan to wear swimsuits, shorts, and tanks all year round.
Puerto Vallarta's Major Attractions
Puerto Vallarta is home to some of the most beautiful beaches on the planet, so guests spend their days relaxing or strolling on the white sand. Other things to do include whale watching, sailing, fishing, and scuba diving. The city also has a bustling nightlife. Since temperatures stay tropical in every season, you can find guests catching flights to Vallarta all year round to beat the cold weather up north. Domestic flights from the United States are easy to book on Orbitz.com, where flights, hotels, and transportation options can be compared quickly.
Cheap flights from Santa Barbara to Vallarta
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Santa Barbara to Vallarta
|Leave Tue, Jan 14||Santa Barbara (SBA)||Vallarta (PVR)||Alaska Airlines||$544|
|Return Wed, Feb 5||Vallarta (PVR)||Santa Barbara (SBA)||Alaska Airlines|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Santa Barbara and Vallarta
|United Airlines||SBA||PVR||Sat, Feb 1 - Fri, Feb 28||$477|
|Alaska Airlines||SBA||PVR||Tue, Jan 14 - Wed, Feb 5||$544|
|US Airways||SBA||PVR||Tue, Dec 31 - Fri, Jan 10||$635|
|American Airlines||SBA||PVR||Thu, Dec 19 - Sun, Dec 22||$1,377|
Santa Barbara and Vallarta airports and terminals
Airports in Santa BarbaraCA, US
Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA)
Distance from City Center: 7.7 miles
Los Angeles Airport, El Segundo (LAX)
Distance from City Center: 82.2 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Santa Barbara to Vallarta on Sun, Dec 8, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|American Airlines/AeroMexico||AA2601/AM5219||SBA||6:45 AM||PVR||3:28 PM||CRJ/319||6hr 43min|
|American Airlines/Delta Air Lines||AA2601/DL741||SBA||6:45 AM||PVR||3:28 PM||CRJ/319||6hr 43min|
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