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Fares from $99 One Way, $182 Round Trip from Santa Barbara to Phoenix

Prices starting at $182 for return flights and $99 for one-way flights to Phoenix 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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Flights from Santa Barbara to Phoenix - Frequently Asked Questions

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

American Airlines offers nonstop flights from Santa Barbara to Phoenix, so all you have to do is kick back and relax until you get to Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Santa Barbara to Phoenix?

It can take as little as 1 hour and 26 minutes to fly from Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.). Sit back and enjoy the trip, because you'll be stepping off the plane in next to no time.

What airlines have the most flights from Santa Barbara to Phoenix?

If you want the carrier with the most flights from Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX-Sky Harbor Intl.), book your ticket with American Airlines. This airline offers 125 flights per month along this route.

Route Information for Flights from Santa Barbara to Phoenix

Origin Airport IATA CodeSBA
Destination Airport IATA CodePHX
Distance453 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival9:35PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival9:35PM UTC

Flights Review

Nov 28, 2019

Boring flight nothing to watch

Nov 23, 2019

Helped with wheelchair.

Jun 12, 2019

Staff was a little snippy with me when I tried to go to ladies room, I was very disappointed

Feb 9, 2019

Flight attendant, Bonnie best ever

Oct 29, 2018

on time arrival

Aug 24, 2018

One toilet was inoperable

Cheap Flights from Santa Barbara to Phoenix

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.

Phoenix Airport Information

Travelers to the Phoenix-Scottsdale area fly into the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. When you purchase tickets on cheap flights to Phoenix via Orbitz.com, you will be able to choose from all of the major domestic and international airlines that service the airport. The airport is located less than six miles east of the downtown area, so it's just a quick trip down Highway 10.

Ground Transportation in Phoenix

The most economical way to get into the city is via the Phoenix Airport Shuttle, which will drop you off by the Washington Metro Light Rail stop. There are three cab companies that can take you to downtown Phoenix or wherever you need to go, and rates are standard across all companies. Expect to pay $5 for the first mile, $2.30 for each additional mile and $23 for each hour you are delayed in traffic. If you use Orbitz.com to purchase your air tickets, consider adding on a rental car for ultimate mobility while you are in the area.

Phoenix Area Weather Information

Phoenix winters are mild, with temperatures in the 40s, 50s and 60s, but you will find that summers there can be brutal. While nights may be as low as the mid-70s, daytime temperatures often exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Pack plenty of light-colored, lightweight clothing, and schedule your outdoor activities for early morning or late afternoon.

What to Do in Phoenix

Phoenix and the nearby city of Scottsdale are centers of arts and culture, and they also offer plenty of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. While you are in the Phoenix area, be sure to visit Camelback Mountain, take the Thursday evening art walk in Scottsdale, visit one of more than 100 art galleries, visit the Phoenix Zoo or drive along the Apache Trail. No matter what you choose to do during your stay in Phoenix, remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you want to purchase cheap flights to Phoenix.

^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.