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Cheap SBA to SFO Flights

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Santa Barbara to San Francisco route information

Origin Airport Santa Barbara Municipal
Destination Airport San Francisco Intl.
Airlines Serving Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta, United
Flight Price $253
Distance 262 mi



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Cheap SBA to SFO Flights

  • What is the cheapest day to fly to San Francisco?

    As of Sep 16th, the best day for deals to San Francisco (SFO) is Sep 18th. A ticket will run you $245, which is 21% below the average price to book the same route.
  • How many flights are there per day from Santa Barbara to San Francisco?

    Each day is different, but on average, you can expect to see 12 available departure times. That is higher than the national average of nine.
  • What is the cheapest airline flying from Santa Barbara to San Francisco?

    United Airlines is the leader in keeping prices down for passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $245 and, when compared to the more expensive bookings of $1,057, it's quite a deal.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from Santa Barbara to San Francisco is on Thursday. So, if you are trying to save a bit of cash on your next holiday look for flights on Thursday.
  • How long does it take to fly from Santa Barbara to San Francisco?

    Flying from SBA to SFO typically takes about one hour and 10 minutes.
  • How much time do people spend in San Francisco?

    The average time spent in San Francisco by travelers from Santa Barbara is three days.
  • How much is a plane ticket to San Francisco (SFO) from Santa Barbara (SBA)?

    Cost can range from $245 to $1,057, prices for SBA to SFO change less than the majority of routes in the United States. The further out you reserve your ticket, the more likely you are to save.

Santa Barbara to San Francisco Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Santa Barbara to San Francisco will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring San Francisco.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at, we’ll pair you up with SBA to SFO flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Santa Barbara for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to SFO with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

All set to hit the clouds? Book your travel arrangements with us today and have left-over money to put toward your travel outings and adventures.

Sep 3, 2019

First time experience great

Jul 14, 2019

Rough landing

May 9, 2019

Flights on time

May 1, 2019

it was fine

Dec 27, 2018

Everyone very helpful I use a cane

Dec 20, 2018

seriously don't like not having a video screen.. i don't have a mobile device! also, the baggage took a long time to make it to the carousel.

Nov 7, 2018

Very uncomfortable seats in United

Oct 16, 2018

Taxied on the runway waiting on gate was longer than the flight.

Oct 13, 2018

Basic no frills airline. Beverage service was done almost on approach to airport. It could have been done earlier for sure.

Oct 8, 2018

Flight was delayed for over an hour and a half.

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