The cheapest times to fly from SBA to ASE are
- January 1st to February 11th (except the week of January 15th)
- May 7th to June 3rd
- August 6th to November 18th (except the week of August 27th)
- December 3rd to December 16th
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 SBA to ASE is mid August. Prices can be as high as $794 for Sunday flights during early to mid February, or as low as $231 for Wednesday flights around mid August.
When to Fly to Aspen
Flying from Santa Barbara, CA (SBA) to Aspen, CO (ASE) will usually cost between $245 to $543 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid August with an average ticket price of $267. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid February, with an average price of $526. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $259 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $372 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SBA to ASE flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SBA to ASE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the SBA to ASE flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Santa Barbara. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ASE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SBA. 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 $151 (32%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $315. Return trip prices are from the ASE to SBA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from SBA to ASE 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 24 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 SBA to ASE while comparing.
- 125 miles (201 km) away from ASE
- Usually 16.96% less expensive than ASE
- Nonstop flights available
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from SBA to ASE? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field Airport to Santa Barbara Municipal Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 789 miles or 1270 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from SBA to ASE?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop SBA to ASE flight is about 2 hour 24 minutes.
How many flights go between Santa Barbara, CA and Aspen, CO?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 58 available flights from SBA to ASE.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Santa Barbara Municipal Airport|
|City||Santa Barbara, CA|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Aspen Pitkin County Sardy Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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