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Flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara, United States Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:14 AM

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Oakland to Santa Barbara Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:14 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara. American & Alaska frequently offer the best deals on Oakland to Santa Barbara flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

American
OAKSBA
Thu 1/12
1 stop
SBAOAK
Sun 1/15
1 stop
$303
Select
Alaska
OAKSBA
Thu 10/27
1 stop
SBAOAK
Thu 11/3
1 stop
$344
Select

How Much is a Flight from Oakland to Santa Barbara?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Oakland to Santa Barbara, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $409.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Oakland to Santa Barbara based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Oakland to Santa Barbara?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Oakland to Santa Barbara.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $587
7-14 days $0 $391
14-21 days $0 $553
21-30 days $0 $344
30-60 days $0 $424
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $0 $303

Cheapest Day To Fly from Oakland to Santa Barbara

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Oakland to Santa Barbara is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$370 $391 $344 $424 $512

Compare Flight Prices from Oakland to Santa Barbara by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Oakland to Santa Barbara flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Oakland Santa Barbara Alaska 10/27/16 11/3/16 1 $344
November Oakland Santa Barbara American 11/11/16 11/13/16 1 $424
January Oakland Santa Barbara American 1/12/17 1/15/17 1 $303
March Oakland Santa Barbara American 3/8/17 3/13/17 1 $370

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Oakland to Santa Barbara. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$512
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$512 $553
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$553 $481
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$481

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara is $433.

The average price for direct flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Oakland to Santa Barbara. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara is $433.

Oakland to Santa Barbara Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Oakland to Santa Barbara?
Answer: Los Angeles, CA

Airlines in Oakland flying to Santa Barbara Last modified: Sep 28, 2016 2:14 AMNumber of routes searched: 24Number of itineraries searched: 1,462

Wondering which airlines fly out of Oakland to Santa Barbara? We've gathered the average price of Oakland airlines with flights to Santa Barbara. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Oakland to Santa Barbara
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
American PHX
Alaska SEA
Alaska PDX
United LAX
United -
United DEN

Oakland to Santa Barbara Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Oakland and Santa Barbara. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Oakland - OAK

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Oakland to Los Angeles Boutique, Delta, Spirit $81
Flights from Oakland to Las Vegas JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $80
Flights from Oakland to Burbank Alaska, Delta $117
Flights from Oakland to San Diego American, Delta, Spirit $134
Flights from Oakland to Long Beach American, JetBlue, Delta $97

Cheap Domestic Flights to Santa Barbara - SBA

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Barbara United $301
Flights from Sacramento to Santa Barbara American, Alaska, United $250
Flights from San Jose to Santa BarbaraCheck Dates
Flights from Reno to Santa Barbara American, Alaska, United $407
Flights from Fresno to Santa Barbara United $372
Flights from San Jose to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta $116
Flights from Sacramento to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $151
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $67
Flights from Reno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United $177
Flights from San Francisco to Burbank United $116
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $284
Flights from Santa Rosa to Los Angeles American, Alaska $197
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego American, Alaska, Delta, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Ana United $117
Flights from San Francisco to Long Beach JetBlue, Hawaiian $97
Flights from Monterey to Los Angeles American, Alaska, United $185
Flights from San Francisco to Ontario United $117
Flights from Sacramento to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, United $152
Flights from San Jose to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta $144
Flights from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles United $234
Flights from Sacramento to Burbank American, Alaska, Delta, United $151
Flights from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo United $235
Flights from San Jose to Burbank American, Alaska, Delta $203
Flights from San Francisco to Palm Springs American, Alaska, Virgin America $204
Flights from San Francisco to Phoenix American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United $86
Cheap Flights from Oakland to Santa Barbara