All major car rentals are available at the Airport for your convenience.
No, the National Noise Abatement Act of 1990 prevents the airport from
instituting a curfew on all aircraft operations.
Go to FlySBA.com for an up to date arrival and departure schedule. If the plane is delayed you will need to call the airline specifically to find out further information in the case of weather or equipment delay. Airlines at SBA.
Highway 101 from the south:
Take the UCSB/Airport exit at Hwy. 217 and exit at Sandspit Road, turn right at the stop sign and follow that road for half of a mile. The Airline Terminal will be on the left at the elbow in the road.
Highway 101 from the north:
Take the Fairview exit, make a right turn onto Fairview, towards the Ocean. Follow Fairview Until you reach the elbow in the road. Turn right at the elbow onto Fowler Road. The terminal will be directly in front of you. The Airline Terminal entrance is on the right in less than a half mile.
Luggage or other items lost on an aircraft are handled by the individual airlines only, please go here to the list of airlines flying out of SBA.
Items lost and found in the vicinity around the airline terminal building or parking lots are handled by Airport Patrol through the Security Operations Center (SOC). Please contact the SOC at 805-681-4803.
You can book an airline ticket by going online to the specific airline website, OR calling the airline 800 number OR by contacting your local travel agent.
Address: 500 Fowler Road
0-60 min $2
Each add'l hr $1
Maximum Charge per 24-hour period $20
Address: 500 Fowler Road
0-60 minutes $2
Each add’l hour $1
Maximum Charge per 24-hour period $13
Accepted forms of payment:
Cash and Credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express,and Discover Card) are accepted for payment at all parking lots.
If information is not found quickly on FlySBA.com please go the upper right corner of the homepage, fill in what you are looking for and hit GO.
Curb-side check in is no longer available.
Please arrive an hour earlly for all flights.
Please go to: Transportation Security Administration Website.
There are many hotels near the Santa Barbara Airport. Here is a list of a few of them.
500 Fowler Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93117
The telephone number to speak with City of Santa Barbara Airport staff is 805-967-7111 The Airport Department Administration office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. We are closed every other Friday.
The Administration Building located at 601 Firestone Road and will be closed every other Friday and on the alternating Fridays the office hours will be 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Here is the map for this location.
Security Operations Center (805-681-4803) hours remain 24 hours, 7 days a week.
The Airline Terminal daily hours are 3:45 a.m. to midnight. (or when the last flight arrives).
If a flight is booked or delayed causing it to arrive or depart during the hours when the Airline Terminal is usually closed, the Airline Terminal will remain open to accommodate those passengers
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
4:30am - 6:00pm
Costa Terraza Restaurant &
7:00am - 8:30pm
Santa Barbara News & Gifts
4:30am - 8:00pm
La Mission Cafe
(downstairs snack bar)
7:00am - 6:00pm
Alaska Airlines 800. 252-7522 non-stop to Portland & Seattle
American Airlines 800.433-7300 non-stop to Dallas & Phoenix
ContourAirlines 888-332-6686 non-stop to Las Vegas & Oakland
Frontier Airlines 801-401-9000 non-stop to Denver
Sun Country Airlines 800-359-6786 non-stop to Minneapolis
United Airlines 800-241-6522 non-stop to Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco
Only ticketed passengers with boarding passes are allowed in the a gate area. However you may receive a temporary pass from a gate agent in order to escort an unaccompanied minor or a person who is unable to proceed on their own.
Easy Come Easy Go.
When you fly from SBA you get to your vacation quicker, you are not dealing with a 2-4 hour drive to LAX, plus the parking, plus the noise, plus the long lines...need we say more? 5 major airlines, 9 non-stop flights and over 350 one-stops to anywhere in the world you want to fly!
Santa Barbara Airport also has shorter lines than LAX and is easier to navigate. You can save yourself a two hour drive by flying locally. Parking is directly across from the terminal.