News & Facts

American Flag and Sister City Flags at SBA

July 4Th Busier Than Usual

Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) anticipates a busier-than-usual travel period this Fourth of July holiday. To make it an easy and enjoyable experience, passengers are encouraged to plan ahead and give themselves 90 minutes to find parking, check their luggage and go through security to ensure that easy walk to the gate. As a reminder, fireworks are prohibited and should be left at home.

For easy access to the Airline Terminal, take advantage of Long Term Parking Lot 2 and the FREE shuttle that takes you directly to the Terminal (located on Frederick Lopez Road near the corner of Hollister and Fairview.) Or park in Long Term Parking Lot 1 located adjacent to the Terminal. 

At Santa Barbara Airport it’s all about easy - five major airlines, six major hubs – easy access to anywhere in the world. Need to be connected? – use our complimentary WiFi.  This summer enjoy our new seasonal service to Portland on Alaska Airlines through August 25th!

Long Term Parking Lot 1 = $12 day
Long Term Parking Lot 2  = $ 9 day

The Santa Barbara Airport is a self-supporting enterprise owned and operated by the City of Santa Barbara and serves nearly 725,000 passengers annually.


Airline Terminal Public Art Program

Fiesta Mural  
    Artist: Channing Peake       
California Cubist, Modernist & Muralist   1910-1989


Rotunda Floor Mosaic 
      Artist:  Lori Ann David


Wood Beam Stenciling 
          Artist: Vidya Gauci           
Vidya Gauci Decorative Fine Arts

Wrought Iron Railing  
Artist:  Colleen M. Kelly

Santa Barbara Airport One Stop to everwhere in the world