There are 9 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL) by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Tijuana, fly to Culiacan  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Culiacan (CUL) TIJ - CUL

$111 - $508

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  28 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Culiacán

$79 - $254

7 alternative options

Fly Santa Barbara to Culiacan  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Culiacan (CUL) SBA - CUL

$150 - $552

Bus to Los Angeles, fly to Culiacan  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Culiacan (CUL) LAX - CUL

$174 - $515

Bus, night bus to Mexicali, fly to Culiacan  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
  3. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Culiacan (CUL) MXL - CUL

$114 - $395

Fly Santa Barbara to Mazatlan, bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Mazatlan (MZT) SBA - MZT
  2. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán

$256 - $939

Bus to Los Angeles, fly to Mazatlan, bus  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Mazatlan (MZT) LAX - MZT
  3. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán

$210 - $842

Bus TAP Royal International  •  31 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán

$169 - $194

Drive  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL) 1253.2 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL) is to bus which costs $75 - $260 and takes 28 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL) is to bus and fly which takes 8 h 40 min and costs $170 - $550.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Culiacan Airport (CUL) is 1595 km. The road distance is 2005 km.

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It takes approximately 11 h 11 min to get from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA, USA and Culiacan Airport (CUL), Mexico?

American Airlines, Volaris and four other airlines fly from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Culiacan Airport (CUL) via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 7th / Maple, Los Angeles, and Culiacán in around 28 h 4 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Los Angeles, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Phoenix, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Culiacan via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Culiacan via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Mexicali to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Santa Barbara to Mazatlan via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Santa Barbara to Mazatlan via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Mazatlan via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan via Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Culiacan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Culiacan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Culiacan via San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Culiacan via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Culiacan via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Mazatlan via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $110
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Santa Barbara Airbus
Website
sbairbus.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
sbairbus.com
Greyhound USA
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
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$10 - $15
Platinum
$16 - $21
Ejecutivo
$17 - $24
Bus from Los Angeles to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
24 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$60 - $90
Platinum
$90 - $120
Ejecutivo
$100 - $150
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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