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Fares from $126 One Way, $242 Round Trip from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara

Prices starting at $242 for return flights and $126 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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Route Information for Flights from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara

Origin Airport IATA CodeDEN
Destination Airport IATA CodeSBA
Distance913 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesUnited Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival7:12PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival3:26AM UTC

Flights Review

Feb 21, 2020

Very nice staff

Nov 10, 2019

Terrible time at SBA airport—stuck on plane nearly an hour because no gate!

Sep 8, 2018

Please get WIFi on the smaller planes.

Aug 31, 2018

Had a good time

Mar 3, 2018

On line check in was very difficult and time consuming. Check with Delta how to do check in.

Flying from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara

Colorado Springs Airport

Travelers can quickly and easily find discount flights from Colorado Springs using Orbitz.com. Colorado Springs Airport is located approximately six miles from the Colorado Springs business district. The airport is also the site of Peterson Air Force Base, which is situated along the north side of the airport. The airport is served by several airlines, including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, and Skywest Airlines. Travelers can find low air fares from these airlines using Orbitz.com

Colorado Springs Airport Parking

Several parking options are available at Colorado Springs airport. There are more than 5,400 public parking spaces located near the terminal. Short-term parking is available at a rate of $1.00 for 30 minutes or a daily maximum rate of $8.00. Long-term parking is available at a rate of $1 per hour or a daily maximum rate of $6.00. Valet parking is also available at the airport at a flat day per rate of $14.00.

Colorado Springs Airport Transportation

Numerous taxi services in Colorado Springs offer transportation to and from Colorado Springs Airport. By booking your travel plans through Orbitz.com, you can quickly and easily book your airline tickets, as well as any ground transportation you may need. Travel times between the airport and downtown are between 20 and 25 minutes.

Colorado Springs Airport Restaurants

Several restaurant options are available at the Colorado Springs Airport for those who wish to grab a quick meal or snack before their flight. Restaurant choices include A&W, Quiznos Subs, Pikes Perk, Pizza Hut, and Mountain Vista Grille. By using Orbitz.com, travelers can find discount air fares on flights from Colorado Springs and book other necessary travel services, including car rentals.

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 Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara?

You'll have to break up the journey from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara because there are no direct flights on this route. United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines offer the next best thing — a flight with just one stop.

What is the shortest flight from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara?

With the journey from Colorado Springs, CO (COS) to Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) taking a minimum of 3 hours and 10 minutes, you'll have enough time to sit back and enjoy the experience. Order an in-flight wine or two and get cozy in your seat with a fascinating book or movie.

What airlines fly from Colorado Springs to Santa Barbara most frequently?
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Santa Barbara?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Santa Barbara have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Santa Barbara with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Santa Barbara without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^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.