There are 5 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR) by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$28 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus, line 94 bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...
  2. Take the line 94 bus from Hill / 5th to Hollywood Way / Thornton 94 / ...

$19 - $42

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR) 89 miles

$8 - $13

Shuttle  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport

$100 - $140

Towncar  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a town car from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport 89 miles

$290 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR) is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR) is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Burbank Airport (BUR) is 79 miles. The road distance is 89 miles.

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The train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR). However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Hollywood Way / Thornton via 7th / Decatur and Hill / 5th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak and arriving at Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA, USA and Burbank Airport (BUR), USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport (BUR) via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand, and Hill / 5th in around 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hill / 5th to Hollywood Way / Thornton
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Towncar from Santa Barbara to Burbank Airport
Estimated price
$290 - $410

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