There are 8 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park by train, bus, car or plane

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, bus, drive  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Las Vegas Downtown
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Pahrump
  4. Drive from Pahrump to Death Valley National Park

$62 - $114

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Bakersfield, CA
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Las Vegas Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$47 - $96

6 alternative options

Bus  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Barstow, CA to Las Vegas
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$90 - $202

Train, bus Megabus  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas, CA
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$87 - $201

Train, bus Boltbus  •  15 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$97 - $196

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park 337.4 miles

$30 - $50

Bus to Los Angeles, fly, bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$133 - $347

Train to Burbank, fly, bus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$188 - $662

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Death Valley National Park is 214 miles. The road distance is 337.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 12 h 30 min to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Death Valley, CA via Los Angeles, Ca, Barstow, CA and Las Vegas, NV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 58 min.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA, USA and Death Valley National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park via Los Angeles, Ca, Barstow, Ca, Barstow, CA, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, and Death Valley, CA in around 14 h 58 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Las Vegas Downtown
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Pahrump
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
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
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Barstow, CA to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$12 - $18
Platinum
$18 - $24
Ejecutivo
$19 - $27
Bundu Bus
Website
bundubus.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
bundubus.com
Book at
bundubus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Las Vegas, South Strip Terminal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Las Vegas Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
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

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