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Duration 2 days 19h
Distance 2129.4 miles
Average price $315
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average train between Santa Barbara and Alabama takes 2 days 19h and the fastest train takes 2 days 17h. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from Santa Barbara to Alabama. 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 Union Station
  3. New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Birmingham
2 days 9h
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$254 - $370

Santa Barbara to Alabama train times

Trains run three times a week between Santa Barbara and Birmingham. The service departs Santa Barbara at 19:02 in the evening, which arrives into Birmingham at 14:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 19h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara station to Alabama. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station and arriving at Birmingham Intermodal Facility via Los Angeles Union Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9h.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Alabama is 1891 miles. The road distance is 2129.4 miles.

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Santa Barbara to Alabama train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station.

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Santa Barbara to Alabama train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Birmingham Intermodal Facility station.

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Alabama is 2h ahead of Santa Barbara. It is currently 2:29 PM in Santa Barbara and 4:29 PM in Alabama.

There are 37+ hotels available in Alabama. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara and Alabama?

You can take a train from Santa Barbara to Birmingham via Los Angeles Union Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 2 days 9h.
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
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Premium
$480 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Seat
$410 - $600
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$90 - $130

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