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Fares from $146 One Way, $258 Round Trip from Reno to Santa Barbara

Prices starting at $258 for return flights and $146 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 Reno

Route Information for Flights from Reno to Santa Barbara

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Finding Flights from Reno to Santa Barbara

Reno Airport Information

One of the biggest frustrations in planning a trip is searching through all the different airlines to find the best deals on tickets. If you are looking for cheap flights from Reno, let Orbitz.com help. Its search engine function will check all airfares simultaneously, allowing you to compare rates effortlessly and save both time and money. The Reno-Tahoe International Airport is the major air service provider for Reno, located about a 10-minute drive from downtown. Several airlines fly from the airport, including Alaska, American, Delta, Southwest, United, US Airways, and Allegiant.

Airport Parking Information

Both long- and short-term parking are available at the airport. Short-term rates are $1 for the first 30 minutes, or $2 per hour, with a maximum daily charge of $24. The rate for long-term parking is $14 per day. Payment can be made by cash or credit card upon exiting the lot.

Transportation to the Airport

If you do not want to drive to the airport, several other transportation options are available, including taxis, shuttles, public transportation, and car rentals. Taxi rates vary by company and distance traveled. The public bus is a much cheaper but slower means of traveling to the airport; although you may have to contend with crowds, a 10-ride pass can be purchased for just $5. Car rental rates also vary by company and the type of vehicle you choose, but Orbitz.com can help by comparing rates, allowing you to book a rental car at a bargain price.

Airport Restaurant Information

Several places in the airport offer quick snacks or a sit-down meal. The La Brea Bakery, Max'z Eatz & Fresh Bakery, Mountain House Diner, Panorama Bar, Peet's Coffee & Tea, Reno Snax Sales, and the Vista Bar provide a wide variety of menu items that you can enjoy before boarding one of the cheap flights from Reno found through Orbitz.com.

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.

Flights from Reno to Santa Barbara - Frequently Asked Questions

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

There are no direct flights between Reno and Santa Barbara, so you'll have to swap planes. But it's no biggie. United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines fly from Reno, NV Airport (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.) to Santa Barbara, CA Airport (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) with only one simple stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Reno to Santa Barbara?

It can take just 2 hours and 8 minutes to fly from Reno, NV Airport (RNO-Reno-Tahoe Intl.) to Santa Barbara, CA Airport (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal). Buckle up and enjoy the trip, because you'll be landing in next to no time.

^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.