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The cheapest times to fly from ELP to SBA are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • August 6th to November 18th
  • early December

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ELP to SBA is early November. Prices can be as high as $710 for Sunday flights during early to mid March, or as low as $274 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Santa Barbara

Flying from El Paso, TX (ELP) to Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) will usually cost between $274 to $553 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $291. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid March, with an average price of $527. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $236 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $323 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ELP to SBA flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ELP to SBA route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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ELP to SBA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ELP to SBA flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from El Paso. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.25, which is below average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $105 (25%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $303. Return trip prices are from the SBA to ELP flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ELP to SBA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 25 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ELP to SBA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 88 miles (142 km) away from SBA
  • Usually 26.93% less expensive than SBA
  • Nonstop flights available

See ELP to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from SBA
  • Usually 17.80% less expensive than SBA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELP to ONT flights

Destination alternative #3: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 86 miles (138 km) away from SBA
  • Usually 14.24% less expensive than SBA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELP to BUR flights

Destination alternative #4: John Wayne-Orange County Airport (SNA) in Santa Ana, CA

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from SBA
  • Usually 12.07% less expensive than SBA
  • 1-layover flights available

See ELP to SNA flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ELP to SBA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport to El Paso International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 799 miles or 1286 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ELP to SBA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ELP to SBA flight is about 2 hour 25 minutes.

How many flights go between El Paso, TX and Santa Barbara, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 41 available flights from ELP to SBA.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code ELP
Origination airport name El Paso International Airport
City El Paso, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 31.8
Longitude -106.4

Return Airport

Destination code SBA
Destination airport name Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
City Santa Barbara, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 34.4
Longitude -119.8

 

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