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Duration 2h 51m
Distance 95.6 miles
Average price $35
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Santa Barbara, CA and Los Angeles takes 2h 51m and the fastest train takes 2h 46m. The train service runs several times per day from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Santa Barbara Amtrak Station
  2. Los Angeles
2h 46m
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$28 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station station and arriving at Los Angeles Union Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Santa Barbara, CA and Los Angeles is 87 miles. The road distance is 95.6 miles.

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Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station.

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Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Los Angeles Union Station.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA and Los Angeles?

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 46m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60

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