Flights from Chicago to Santa Barbara

Typical flight prices, connection options, and distance information for Chicago (ORD) to Santa Barbara (SBA) flights is listed below. Also provided is the relative popularity of the various airport layovers and the cost per mile for frequent flyers looking for a mileage run. The average one way airfares can help a traveler compare flight prices and find low cost / cheap flight deals from Chicago to Santa Barbara. Select a table header to sort.

Flight Route Popularity Distance (Miles) Avg Cost One Way ($) Avg Cost Per Mile ($)
ORD DEN SBA 014 1804 289.27 0.16
ORD LAX SBA 157 1834 245.05 0.13
ORD PHX SBA 041 1895 266.45 0.14
ORD SFO SBA 055 2108 250.21 0.12

The ORD LAX SBA itinerary was the most frequently used from Chicago to Santa Barbara. ORD SFO SBA had the lowest average cost per mile: $0.12 – good for earning more frequent flyer miles.

Potential stopover or connecting airport cities when flying from ORD to SBA may include:

  • Los Angeles – LAX
  • Phoenix – PHX
  • San Francisco – SFO
  • Denver – DEN

Flights between Santa Barbara California and Chicago Illinois are compared in the table above. This page can help those interested in mileage runs deals and flying distance as well as best flight prices for tickets. It is relevant to booking cheap flights departing from Chicago IL and arriving Santa Barbara CA and also to the average cost of flights or one way flight fares.