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Fares from $79 One Way, $157 Round Trip from Portland to Santa Barbara

Prices starting at $157 for return flights and $79 for one-way flights to Santa Barbara were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Santa Barbara from Portland

Flights from Portland to Santa Barbara - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Portland to Santa Barbara?

Yes, you can fly from Portland, OR Airport (PDX-Portland Intl.) to Santa Barbara, CA Airport (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) with Alaska Airlines, the only airline offering nonstop services on this route.

What is the shortest flight from Portland to Santa Barbara?

The journey from Portland to Santa Barbara can be as fast as 2 hours and 10 minutes. With an easy flight time like this, why not organize an impromptu getaway?

What airlines fly from Portland to Santa Barbara most frequently?

Alaska Airlines is the most frequent airline servicing the Portland to Santa Barbara route. Select from 20 flights per month with this carrier.

Route Information for Flights from Portland to Santa Barbara

Origin Airport IATA CodePDX
Destination Airport IATA CodeSBA
Distance784 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAlaska Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival9:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:00PM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 14, 2020

Alaska airlines was very accommodating I needed assistance from one terminal to another and they were right there to help. I will definanly fly Alaska again.

Finding Flights from Portland to Santa Barbara

Portland International Airport

Flights from Portland depart from the Portland International Airport, located at 7000 NE Airport Way. The airport is approximately 22 miles south of downtown Portland and is serviced by 13 airlines, including Delta, Air Canada, Frontier and United. Orbitz.com makes it easy to book domestic and international flights from Portland. You don't have to scour the Internet to find cheap airline tickets. Orbitz.com searches all of the flights available to get you a ticket with a low fare.

Parking and Transportation

The Portland International Airport offers long-term parking for $19 per day. If you plan to leave your car at the airport for more than 90 days, you need to make prior arrangements with the airport's parking office. You can take a taxi from downtown Portland to the airport for approximately $32, so if you plan to leave your vehicle for more than two days, taking a taxi to the airport is a cheaper option. Streetcars also run from the downtown area to the airport, and streetcar tickets cost $2.40. If you need transportation when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airport

If you want to grab a quick meal before your flight, the Portland International Airport has a variety of restaurant choices. You can stop in Starbucks or Coffee People for a quick snack. If you want a meal, you can eat at Wendy's, Sandoval's or Pizza Schmizza. Orbitz.com does more than book flights from Portland. The website has all of the tools you need to make sure your trip goes smoothly, giving you plenty of time to eat before your flight.

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.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.