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Duration 27h 16m
Distance 533.7 miles
Average price $109
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Santa Barbara and Reno takes 27h 16m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Santa Barbara to Reno. 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
  2. Sacramento
  3. Reno
17h 6m
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$87 - $129

Santa Barbara to Reno train times

Trains run twice a week between Santa Barbara and Reno. The service departs Santa Barbara at 12:40 in the afternoon, which arrives into Reno at 15:56. All services require a transfer at Sacramento and take an average of 27h 16m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Santa Barbara to Reno? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara to Reno. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara and arriving at Reno via Sacramento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 6m.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Reno is 355 miles. The road distance is 533.7 miles.

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Santa Barbara to Reno train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara station.

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Santa Barbara to Reno train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Reno station.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara and Reno?

You can take a train from Santa Barbara to Reno via Sacramento in around 17h 6m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80

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 to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
11h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Premium
$240 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$110 - $160
Train from Sacramento to Reno
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75

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