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Indianapolis to Santa Barbara Flight Information

Flights Arrive in Santa Barbara
Flights Depart from Indianapolis
Flight Price $503
Distance 1,874 miles
Airlines United Airlines

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FAQs for Booking Indianapolis to Santa Barbara Flights

How long does a flight from Indianapolis to Santa Barbara take?
There are no direct flights for this route listed on KAYAK, the shortest multi-flight duration is 7h 11m.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Indianapolis to Santa Barbara?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest round-trip tickets were found on United Airlines ($503)
Do I need a passport to fly between Indianapolis and Santa Barbara?
No.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly Indianapolis to Santa Barbara?
For Indianapolis to Santa Barbara, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Tuesday is the most expensive. Flying from Santa Barbara back to Indianapolis, the best deals are generally found on Thursday, with Friday being the most expensive.
Which airports will I be using when flying from Indianapolis to Santa Barbara?
When flying out of Indianapolis you will be using Indianapolis, often referred to as Indianapolis Airport. You will be landing at Santa Barbara, also known as Santa Barbara Airport.

Book cheap flights from Indianapolis to Santa Barbara (round-trip)

Airports
Origin
Indianapolis
$503
only
$503
Destination
Santa Barbara
$503
only
$503
Thu, Dec 27
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Mon, Dec 31
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
7h 03m
Trip: 5 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
RDM
DEN
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Everything was on time and all the staff were professional and friendly

DEN
HDN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: The people were nice and helpful. And the aircraft did not feel cramped. I again did not use the entertainment or anything like that.

EWR
CDG
Good 6.0

Cons: There was no WiFi on this flight, and I count on being able to communicate, read through and respond to emails. For me, it's the beginning of my work week when I fly into the EU.

MCO
IAH
Excellent 9.6

Cons: N/a

SJC
IAH
Excellent 8.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, and the flight was on time. Checked in with the app and just a carry on, so my day was hassle free.

Cons: Can't really think of anything. It was a good flight.

Sat, Dec 29
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Mon, Dec 31
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
7h 03m
Trip: 3 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
ORD
DEN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Everyone was really nice, and there was a decent amount of leg room etc.

Cons: I honestly can't say that I have any complaints about it. Thank you. :)

AMS
IAH
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great. I had no issues with boarding.

IAH
LFT
Excellent 9.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, boarding was smooth, and we even landed early. Great flight.

Cons: Nothing was bad about the trip really. Crew did a fine job.

DEN
DSM
Excellent 10.0

Pros: On time and great professional staff throughout

HND
SFO
Okay 5.0

Pros: Crew members was nice,

Cons: Seat was okay and plane was a bit delay.

Thu, Dec 27
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Tue, Jan 1
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
8h 41m
Trip: 6 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
EWR
CDG
Good 6.0

Cons: There was no WiFi on this flight, and I count on being able to communicate, read through and respond to emails. For me, it's the beginning of my work week when I fly into the EU.

HND
SFO
Okay 5.0

Pros: Crew members was nice,

Cons: Seat was okay and plane was a bit delay.

RDM
DEN
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Everything was on time and all the staff were professional and friendly

LAS
SFO
Okay 5.3

Pros: After all the waiting we got to watch content for free (which is accountable for only 6 dollars)

Cons: After waiting for more than 1hr they started to give some information about the issues, they moved us to another plane that already was planned to be at SF at 10:40 (original flight was for 9pm), it got late again and we got to SFO by 12:20 am. More than 4 hours late. Even after that it took me a while to get a shuttle I even got to insist and explain again to get a Shuttle back home.

MCO
IAH
Excellent 9.6

Cons: N/a

Sat, Dec 29
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Tue, Jan 1
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
6h 02m
Trip: 4 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
EWR
CDG
Good 6.0

Cons: There was no WiFi on this flight, and I count on being able to communicate, read through and respond to emails. For me, it's the beginning of my work week when I fly into the EU.

HND
SFO
Okay 5.0

Pros: Crew members was nice,

Cons: Seat was okay and plane was a bit delay.

DEN
DSM
Excellent 10.0

Pros: On time and great professional staff throughout

SFO
LAX
Mediocre 2.0

Pros: Nothing

Cons: I missed my sister graduating because of avianca

RDM
DEN
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Everything was on time and all the staff were professional and friendly

Fri, Dec 28
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Mon, Dec 31
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
7h 03m
Trip: 4 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
IAH
LFT
Excellent 9.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, boarding was smooth, and we even landed early. Great flight.

Cons: Nothing was bad about the trip really. Crew did a fine job.

AMS
IAH
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great. I had no issues with boarding.

SJC
IAH
Excellent 8.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, and the flight was on time. Checked in with the app and just a carry on, so my day was hassle free.

Cons: Can't really think of anything. It was a good flight.

LAS
SFO
Okay 5.3

Pros: After all the waiting we got to watch content for free (which is accountable for only 6 dollars)

Cons: After waiting for more than 1hr they started to give some information about the issues, they moved us to another plane that already was planned to be at SF at 10:40 (original flight was for 9pm), it got late again and we got to SFO by 12:20 am. More than 4 hours late. Even after that it took me a while to get a shuttle I even got to insist and explain again to get a Shuttle back home.

DEN
HDN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: The people were nice and helpful. And the aircraft did not feel cramped. I again did not use the entertainment or anything like that.

Fri, Dec 28
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Tue, Jan 1
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
7h 05m
Trip: 5 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
AMS
IAH
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great. I had no issues with boarding.

EWR
CDG
Good 6.0

Cons: There was no WiFi on this flight, and I count on being able to communicate, read through and respond to emails. For me, it's the beginning of my work week when I fly into the EU.

DEN
DSM
Excellent 10.0

Pros: On time and great professional staff throughout

MCO
IAH
Excellent 9.6

Cons: N/a

SJC
IAH
Excellent 8.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, and the flight was on time. Checked in with the app and just a carry on, so my day was hassle free.

Cons: Can't really think of anything. It was a good flight.

Thu, Dec 27
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Wed, Jan 2
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
5h 48m
Trip: 7 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
RDM
DEN
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Everything was on time and all the staff were professional and friendly

DEN
DSM
Excellent 10.0

Pros: On time and great professional staff throughout

ORD
DEN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Everyone was really nice, and there was a decent amount of leg room etc.

Cons: I honestly can't say that I have any complaints about it. Thank you. :)

DEN
HDN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: The people were nice and helpful. And the aircraft did not feel cramped. I again did not use the entertainment or anything like that.

SFO
LAX
Mediocre 2.0

Pros: Nothing

Cons: I missed my sister graduating because of avianca

Sat, Dec 29
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Wed, Jan 2
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
8h 53m
Trip: 5 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
SJC
IAH
Excellent 8.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, and the flight was on time. Checked in with the app and just a carry on, so my day was hassle free.

Cons: Can't really think of anything. It was a good flight.

MCO
IAH
Excellent 9.6

Cons: N/a

DEN
HDN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: The people were nice and helpful. And the aircraft did not feel cramped. I again did not use the entertainment or anything like that.

LAS
SFO
Okay 5.3

Pros: After all the waiting we got to watch content for free (which is accountable for only 6 dollars)

Cons: After waiting for more than 1hr they started to give some information about the issues, they moved us to another plane that already was planned to be at SF at 10:40 (original flight was for 9pm), it got late again and we got to SFO by 12:20 am. More than 4 hours late. Even after that it took me a while to get a shuttle I even got to insist and explain again to get a Shuttle back home.

SFO
LAX
Mediocre 2.0

Pros: Nothing

Cons: I missed my sister graduating because of avianca

Fri, Dec 28
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
7h 11m
Wed, Jan 2
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
7h 11m
Trip: 6 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
IAH
LFT
Excellent 9.3

Pros: Everyone was nice, boarding was smooth, and we even landed early. Great flight.

Cons: Nothing was bad about the trip really. Crew did a fine job.

MCO
IAH
Excellent 9.6

Cons: N/a

AMS
IAH
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great. I had no issues with boarding.

HND
SFO
Okay 5.0

Pros: Crew members was nice,

Cons: Seat was okay and plane was a bit delay.

RDM
DEN
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Everything was on time and all the staff were professional and friendly

Tue, Dec 25
IND
Indianapolis
SBA
Santa Barbara
8h 34m
Thu, Jan 3
SBA
Santa Barbara
IND
Indianapolis
24h 42m
Trip: 10 days
7.0GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.0 Good
Based on 60,963 reviews
Overall
7.2
Boarding
7.4
Comfort
7.0
Crew
7.7
Entertainment
6.5
Food
6.5
AMS
IAH
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great. I had no issues with boarding.

HND
SFO
Okay 5.0

Pros: Crew members was nice,

Cons: Seat was okay and plane was a bit delay.

MCO
IAH
Excellent 9.6

Cons: N/a

ORD
DEN
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Everyone was really nice, and there was a decent amount of leg room etc.

Cons: I honestly can't say that I have any complaints about it. Thank you. :)

SFO
LAX
Mediocre 2.0

Pros: Nothing

Cons: I missed my sister graduating because of avianca

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