There are 3 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park by train or bus

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, travel  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Glendale Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Glendale station to Lancaster station
  3. Take the bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Coso Junction
  4. Travel from Coso Junction to Death Valley National Park

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  15 h 21 min

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

$57 - $135

1 alternative option

Bus  •  15 h 23 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

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, Las Vegas, CA, SSTT Bay 14, Las Vegas @ Tropicana, Las Vegas, NV, and Death Valley, CA in around 15 h 21 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
ESTA
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Coso Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
estransit.com
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
$19 - $24
Ejecutivo
$20 - $28

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park?

The distance between Santa Barbara and Death Valley National Park is 330 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which costs $55 - $140 and takes 15 h 21 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park?

The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 15 h 21 min and costs $55 - $140.

How long does it take to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park?

It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to get from Santa Barbara to Death Valley National Park, including transfers.