No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara station to Merced station. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station and arriving at Merced Amtrak Station via Martinez Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 16m.More details
The distance between Santa Barbara and Merced is 205 miles. The road distance is 310.7 miles.Get driving directions
Santa Barbara to Merced train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station.More details
Santa Barbara to Merced train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Merced Amtrak Station.More details
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There are 22+ hotels available in Merced. Prices start at $100 USD per night.More details
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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