Travel from Santa-Barbara to Big-Sur

How to get from Santa Barbara to Big Sur?

There is no direct connection from Santa Barbara to Big Sur. However, you can take the Amtrak Thruway to King City, CA then take the drive to Big Sur. Alternatively, you can take the train to North County Transportation Ctr / Paso Robles, take the bus to Fort Hunter Liggett Rd / Bradley, then take the taxi to Big Sur.

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How to get from Santa Barbara to Big Sur

From Santa Barbara, CA Amtrak Thruway to King City, CA then drive to Big Sur. 6 h 39 min $52. From Santa Barbara Amtrak train to North County Transportation Ctr / Paso Robles, bus to Fort Hunter Liggett Rd / Bradley, then taxi to Big Sur. 7 h 4 min $219. From Santa Barbara Amtrak train to Salinas Amtrak then drive to Big Sur. 7 h 16 min $93. From Santa Barbara drive to Big Sur. 4 h 23 min $26. From Arrellaga & De La Vina bus to Santa Barbara airport, fly to Monterey airport, then drive to Big Sur. 5 h 50 min $397. From Santa Barbara, CA bus to Los Angeles airport, fly to Monterey airport, then drive to Big Sur. 5 h 38 min $171.

Operators from Santa Barbara to Big Sur

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    Santa Barbara to Big Sur:

    1. Trip:
      1 Amtrak Thruway, drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $66
      • Duration: 6 h 39 min
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        1 Amtrak Thruway, drive
        • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $66
        • Duration: 6 h 39 min
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      2 Train, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $163 - $245
      • Duration: 7 h 4 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $163 - $245
        • Duration: 7 h 4 min
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      3 Train, drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $54 - $128
      • Duration: 7 h 16 min
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        3 Train, drive
        • One-Way approx: USD $54 - $128
        • Duration: 7 h 16 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $21 - $35
      • Duration: 4 h 23 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $21 - $35
        • Duration: 4 h 23 min
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      5 Fly from Santa Barbara, drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $146 - $710
      • Duration: 5 h 50 min
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        5 Fly from Santa Barbara, drive
        • One-Way approx: USD $146 - $710
        • Duration: 5 h 50 min
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      6 Bus to Los Angeles, fly, drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $134 - $343
      • Duration: 5 h 38 min
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        6 Bus to Los Angeles, fly, drive
        • One-Way approx: USD $134 - $343
        • Duration: 5 h 38 min
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