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Cheap flights from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara from £491

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Santa Barbara departing on 25/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LHR — SBA
3 Mar — 10 Mar1
1 adult
Sun 3/3
Sun 10/3

Cheap flight deals from Heathrow to Santa Barbara

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Heathrow (LHR) to Santa Barbara (SBA). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 28 February 2024.

Popular in

June

Cheapest in

February

Average price

£501

Round-trip from

£334
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in February 2024
From London Heathrow to Santa Barbara

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Santa Barbara. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara?

Find a great deal and save up to 21% by booking at least 37 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £478.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara?

February can be a great time to fly to Santa Barbara from London Heathrow Airport with a flight ticket averaging about £487. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as £302. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara (LHR - SBA)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 14% on flights from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap United Airlines flights from Heathrow to Santa Barbara

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by United Airlines for the route between Heathrow and Santa Barbara. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Data last updated 28 February 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced United Airlines flights heading from London to Santa Barbara. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Tue 7/513:05LHR - SBA
2 stops18h 39mUnited Airlines
Thu 16/514:00SBA - LHR
1 stop12h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£565
Tue 7/512:20LHR - SBA
1 stop13h 53mUnited Airlines
Mon 20/519:10SBA - LHR
1 stop27h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£570
Thu 9/514:10LHR - SBA
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Wed 15/514:00SBA - LHR
1 stop12h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£591
Thu 9/514:10LHR - SBA
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Mon 20/519:10SBA - LHR
1 stop27h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£600
Fri 10/510:50LHR - SBA
2 stops39h 23mUnited Airlines
Fri 17/506:00SBA - LHR
1 stop17h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£620
Fri 10/510:50LHR - SBA
2 stops39h 23mUnited Airlines
Fri 17/506:00SBA - LHR
2 stops22h 20mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£624
Tue 7/516:15LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 42mUnited Airlines
Mon 20/505:15SBA - LHR
2 stops17h 15mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£1,034
Thu 28/312:05LHR - SBA
2 stops18h 49mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/405:15SBA - LHR
3 stops18h 00mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2£1,168
Tue 26/313:45LHR - SBA
2 stops41h 09mUnited Airlines
Tue 30/419:10SBA - LHR
2 stops27h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£1,328

Cheap American Airlines flights from Heathrow to Santa Barbara

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by American Airlines for the route between Heathrow and Santa Barbara. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Data last updated 28 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced American Airlines flights we've found at this time heading from London to Santa Barbara. Deals frequently update to provide users with more options.
Tue 7/513:05LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 36mAmerican Airlines
Sun 19/516:49SBA - LHR
2 stops18h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£579
Thu 9/514:45LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 11mAmerican Airlines
Thu 16/509:56SBA - LHR
2 stops15h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£607
Thu 9/512:00LHR - SBA
1 stop16h 41mAmerican Airlines
Sun 19/512:31SBA - LHR
1 stop14h 14mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£634
Fri 10/509:15LHR - SBA
2 stops19h 26mAmerican Airlines
Fri 17/509:56SBA - LHR
2 stops15h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£635
Fri 10/514:45LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 11mAmerican Airlines
Fri 17/509:56SBA - LHR
2 stops15h 09mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£636
Tue 16/721:00LHR - SBA
2 stops31h 51mAmerican Airlines
Wed 25/912:30SBA - LHR
1 stop14h 10mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£831
Tue 16/713:00LHR - SBA
2 stops17h 22mAmerican Airlines
Wed 25/912:30SBA - LHR
2 stops15h 05mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£850
Thu 28/309:25LHR - SBA
2 stops20h 08mAmerican Airlines
Tue 9/406:12SBA - LHR
2 stops17h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 27/2£1,140
Tue 26/314:25LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 08mAmerican Airlines
Tue 30/412:29SBA - LHR
1 stop16h 16mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£1,368

Cheap Heathrow to Santa Barbara flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Heathrow to Santa Barbara specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Prices were last updated on 28 February 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from London to Santa Barbara in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Tue 26/318:00LHR - SBA
2 stops25h 04mAir Canada
Tue 30/406:00SBA - LHR
2 stops23h 20mAir Canada
Deal found 26/2£829
Tue 26/313:45LHR - SBA
1 stop35h 28mLufthansa
Tue 30/414:06SBA - LHR
1 stop16h 04mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2£835
Sat 2/311:35LHR - SBA
2 stops20h 21mUnited Airlines
Tue 5/314:13SBA - LHR
2 stops15h 17mUnited Airlines
Deal found 25/2£1,040
Thu 28/309:25LHR - SBA
2 stops20h 08mAmerican Airlines
Tue 9/406:12SBA - LHR
2 stops17h 18mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 27/2£1,140
Thu 28/314:25LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 08mMultiple Airlines
Tue 9/409:56SBA - LHR
1 stop19h 39mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2£1,141
Thu 28/312:05LHR - SBA
2 stops18h 49mUnited Airlines
Tue 9/405:15SBA - LHR
3 stops18h 00mUnited Airlines
Deal found 27/2£1,168
Tue 26/318:00LHR - SBA
2 stops26h 12mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/405:15SBA - LHR
3 stops17h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£1,306
Tue 26/313:45LHR - SBA
2 stops41h 09mUnited Airlines
Tue 30/419:10SBA - LHR
2 stops27h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£1,328
Tue 26/309:20LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 53mUnited Airlines
Tue 30/419:10SBA - LHR
2 stops27h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£1,336

Heathrow to Santa Barbara 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Heathrow and Santa Barbara in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Data last updated 28 February 2024.
Scroll through some of the best deals on flights from London to Santa Barbara in 2024. Check back regularly for other flight deals.
Wed 8/514:10LHR - SBA
2 stops17h 34mMultiple Airlines
Thu 16/506:00SBA - LHR
2 stops16h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£561
Thu 18/414:45LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 40mMultiple Airlines
Tue 23/416:49SBA - LHR
1 stop12h 46mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2£562
Tue 7/513:05LHR - SBA
2 stops18h 39mUnited Airlines
Thu 16/514:00SBA - LHR
1 stop12h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£565
Tue 7/512:20LHR - SBA
1 stop13h 53mUnited Airlines
Mon 20/519:10SBA - LHR
1 stop27h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£570
Tue 7/513:05LHR - SBA
1 stop15h 36mAmerican Airlines
Sun 19/516:49SBA - LHR
2 stops18h 06mAmerican Airlines
Deal found 26/2£579
Thu 9/514:10LHR - SBA
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Wed 15/514:00SBA - LHR
1 stop12h 25mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£591
Tue 7/508:30LHR - SBA
2 stops17h 43mMultiple Airlines
Sat 18/505:15SBA - LHR
2 stops17h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£596
Thu 9/514:10LHR - SBA
1 stop17h 34mUnited Airlines
Mon 20/519:10SBA - LHR
1 stop27h 45mUnited Airlines
Deal found 26/2£600
Thu 9/514:05LHR - SBA
2 stops17h 39mAir Canada
Tue 14/506:00SBA - LHR
2 stops20h 00mAir Canada
Deal found 26/2£602

One-way flights to Santa Barbara from Heathrow

Search for one-way flight options from Heathrow to Santa Barbara. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Data last updated 28 February 2024.
Take a look at some of the best available options we've come across on one-way flights from London to Santa Barbara. Those seeking round-trip flights from London to Santa Barbara should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
Thu 25/414:30LHR - SBA
3 stops34h 52mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£491
Mon 29/420:35LHR - SBA
3 stops52h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£503
Tue 30/414:35LHR - SBA
3 stops34h 47mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£524
Sun 28/407:25LHR - SBA
3 stops34h 58mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£533
Sat 27/420:50LHR - SBA
3 stops52h 32mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£595
Fri 26/414:10LHR - SBA
2 stops35h 22mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£596
Fri 26/414:10LHR - SBA
2 stops35h 22mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 27/2£604
Tue 30/419:55LHR - SBA
2 stops29h 27mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£611
Sun 28/414:10LHR - SBA
2 stops35h 12mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 26/2£612

Find flights from Heathrow to Santa Barbara within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Heathrow to Santa Barbara that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Data last updated 28 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£561 - £676

Route

Depart

Return

Price

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Wed 8/5

2 stops17h 34m

Santa Barbara

Thu 16/5

2 stops16h 30m

£561

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Thu 18/4

1 stop15h 40m

Santa Barbara

Tue 23/4

1 stop12h 46m

£562

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Tue 7/5

2 stops18h 39m

Santa Barbara

Thu 16/5

1 stop12h 25m

£565

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Tue 7/5

1 stop13h 53m

Santa Barbara

Mon 20/5

1 stop27h 45m

£570

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Tue 7/5

1 stop15h 36m

Santa Barbara

Sun 19/5

2 stops18h 06m

£579

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Thu 9/5

1 stop17h 34m

Santa Barbara

Wed 15/5

1 stop12h 25m

£591

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Thu 9/5

2 stops17h 39m

Santa Barbara

Tue 14/5

2 stops20h 00m

£602

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Thu 9/5

1 stop15h 11m

Santa Barbara

Thu 16/5

2 stops15h 09m

£607

London HeathrowSanta Barbara

LHR - SBA

LHRSBA

London Heathrow

Tue 7/5

2 stops18h 48m

Santa Barbara

Sat 18/5

1 stop12h 25m

£676

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 26/2

When is the cheapest time to fly from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Heathrow to Santa Barbara. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Midday
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara flight should consider departing on Monday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Santa Barbara by month

Plan your trip from Heathrow to Santa Barbara by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Heathrow to Santa Barbara is currently £563 while a return flight costs £590. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara (average of £0). Flying from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara in January is currently the most expensive (average of £0). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

Temperature and rainfall in Santa Barbara by month

Plan your trip to Santa Barbara by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

LAX

Temperature

14 - 23 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Santa Barbara

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Santa Barbara. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Santa Barbara. Reviews last updated 28 February 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from London to Santa Barbara, see what other customers have to say about United Airlines, American Airlines and Air Canada. Users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.7
Good
1,377 reviews

Comfort

7.5

Entertainment

7.0

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.9

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were small, but comfortable enough. It was only a smaller plane for the short flight to Tromsö.

7.7
Good
1,377 reviews
7.7
Good
1,377 reviews

Comfort

7.5

Entertainment

7.0

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.9

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were small, but comfortable enough. It was only a smaller plane for the short flight to Tromsö.

7.4
Good
11,817 reviews
7.7
Good
1,377 reviews

Comfort

7.5

Entertainment

7.0

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.9

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were small, but comfortable enough. It was only a smaller plane for the short flight to Tromsö.

7.3
Good
15,581 reviews
7.7
Good
1,377 reviews

Comfort

7.5

Entertainment

7.0

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.9

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were small, but comfortable enough. It was only a smaller plane for the short flight to Tromsö.

7.1
Good
8,070 reviews
7.7
Good
1,377 reviews

Comfort

7.5

Entertainment

7.0

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.9

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were small, but comfortable enough. It was only a smaller plane for the short flight to Tromsö.

7.0
Good
6,676 reviews
7.7
Good
1,377 reviews

Comfort

7.5

Entertainment

7.0

Boarding

7.7

Food

6.9

Crew

8.2

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

Seats were small, but comfortable enough. It was only a smaller plane for the short flight to Tromsö.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Heathrow to Santa Barbara. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Santa Barbara from London Heathrow?

Most people fly into Santa Barbara (SBA) if they book a flight to Santa Barbara from London Heathrow. On average, Santa Barbara has 0 inbound flights from London Heathrow per day from 2 airlines. Santa Barbara is conveniently located just 8.0 mi from Santa Barbara’s city center.

Can I find flights from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara for under £600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £561, but on average you can expect to pay £610.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from London Heathrow Airport to Santa Barbara is United Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £565 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are American Airlines and Air Canada, starting at £579 and £602 round-trip. These flights start at 18% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What does LHR to SBA mean?

London Heathrow Airport is LHR and Santa Barbara Airport is SBA. These codes are created by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and airlines use them to identify the departing and arrival airports in the flight routes they service.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Heathrow to Santa Barbara

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Heathrow to Santa Barbara. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 930,223 searches. Data last updated 28 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
FinnairCheapest£500Average£649FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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United AirlinesCheapest£576Average£636FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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