Travel from Nearby-Airports to Santa-Barbara

Bus or train from Nearby airports to Santa Barbara?

Santa Barbara Airbus operates a bus from Los Angeles (LAX) to Santa Barbara every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Santa Barbara 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 11 min.

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How to get from Nearby airports to Santa Barbara

ModeDurationPrice
From Los Angeles Airport, CA bus to Santa Barbara, CA.2 h 15 min$55
From Goleta Amtrak train to Santa Barbara Amtrak.11 min$27
From Von Karman-Quartz line 59 bus to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, walk to Santa Ana, Ca, bus to Los Angeles, Ca, then bus to Santa Barbara, Ca.4 h 43 min$50
From Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak train to Santa Barbara Amtrak.2 h 13 min$43
From Spring & Redondo Nw line 131 bus to Wardlow Station Bay 2, walk to Wardlow Station, tram to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, walk to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, subway to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, walk to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, then train to Santa Barbara Amtrak.4 h 54 min$50

How long does it take to get from Nearby airports to Santa Barbara?

The bus from Los Angeles Airport, CA to Santa Barbara, CA takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Nearby airports and Santa Barbara?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Goleta Amtrak and arriving at Santa Barbara Amtrak. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Nearby airports and Santa Barbara?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles Airport, CA and arriving at Santa Barbara, CA. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

Operators from Nearby airports to Santa Barbara

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Santa Barbara AirbusSanta Barbara Airbus
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
OCTA+1 714-560-6282OCTA
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222Greyhound USA
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles