Santa Barbara Airport Airline Terminal photographed on August 18th, Opening DayAerial Photo of Airline Terminal Opening Day

Terminal Information

Security and public safety is our top priority at Santa Barbara Airport.  We strive to offer you a positive experience while you are here.  Take advantage of all our services while at SBA.

Map of Terminal

Airline Ticket Counters

Alaska   American Airlines    Frontier Airlines   United Airlines   US Airways

Airline Ticket Counters are available for check-in services.  Self check-in kiosks in the lobby are available. Web check-in is another option provided by most airlines.Go to your airline's website and print your boarding pass from your office or home and take the boarding pass with you to the Airport. If you are not checking any luggage you may proceed directly to the security screening area to board your flight.

Ground Transportation

Rental Car, Taxi, Bus and Other Ground Transportation information.

Baggage Carts

Baggage carts for easy luggage transport between the Airline Terminal and the parking lots or curbside are available in the bag claim pavilions for your convenience.


Free Wi-Fi !


The Santa Barbara Airport Airline Terminal features food service and gift shop concessions. 

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf and Costa Terrazo Restaurant & Tapas Bar are available to passengers on the second floor of the airline terminal, just past security. First Class Concessions, Inc., are providing these services.

Santa Barbara News and Gifts are providing magazines, newspapers, books, and sundries. The gift shop will also provide a variety of traveler’s aids and Santa Barbara souvenirs. Santa Barbara News and Gifts is owned by the local firm M/E, Inc.

The pre-security (downstairs) location will feature The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf snack bar and adjacent seating with views of the airside courtyard. (Scheduled to open in November)

There is an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) located on both the first and second floor.


There is a Courtesy Phone/TDD located on both the first and second floor.