Duration 27h 16m
Distance 532.9 miles
Average price $109
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Santa Barbara and Reno takes 27h 16m. The train runs, on average, 6 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 • 17h 6m

  1. Santa Barbara Amtrak Station
  2. Sacramento Valley Station
  3. Reno
17h 6m
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$87 - $129

Santa Barbara to Reno train times

Trains run six times 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 Valley Station 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.

No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara station to Reno station. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station and arriving at Reno Amtrak Station via Sacramento Valley Station. 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 532.9 miles.

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

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Santa Barbara to Reno train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Reno Amtrak 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 Valley Station in around 17h 6m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40

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