Duration 2 days 6h
Distance 2388.1 miles
Average price $325
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Santa Barbara and Flint takes 2 days 6h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Santa Barbara to Flint. 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. Chicago Union Station
  4. Flint
2 days 4h
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$269 - $390

Santa Barbara to Flint train times

Trains run five times a week between Santa Barbara and Flint. The service departs Santa Barbara at 12:49 in the afternoon, which arrives into Flint at 21:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 6h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Santa Barbara to Flint? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara station to Flint station. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station and arriving at Flint Amtrak Station via Los Angeles Union Station and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4h.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Flint is 2024 miles. The road distance is 2388.1 miles.

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

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Santa Barbara to Flint train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Flint Amtrak Station.

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Flint is 3h ahead of Santa Barbara. It is currently 6:51 AM in Santa Barbara and 9:51 AM in Flint.

There are 28+ hotels available in Flint. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara and Flint?

You can take a train from Santa Barbara to Flint via Los Angeles Union Station and Chicago Union Station in around 2 days 4h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40

Contact Details

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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to Flint Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$70 - $110

About this operator

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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