Duration 17h 23m
Distance 412.9 miles
Average price $72
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Santa Barbara and Folsom takes 17h 23m and the fastest train takes 16h 8m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Santa Barbara to Folsom. 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 • 12h 38m

  1. Santa Barbara Amtrak Station
  2. Folsom
12h 38m
$60 - $82

Santa Barbara to Folsom train times

Trains run six times a week between Santa Barbara and Folsom. The service departs Santa Barbara at 12:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Folsom at 04:48. All services require a transfer at Sacramento Valley Station and take an average of 17h 23m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Santa Barbara to Folsom? 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 Folsom station. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station and arriving at Historic Folsom Station via Sacramento Valley Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 38m.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Folsom is 307 miles. The road distance is 412.9 miles.

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

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Santa Barbara to Folsom train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Sacramento Valley Station.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Folsom. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara and Folsom?

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Folsom once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 11h 19m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40

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