There are 4 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Disneyland by bus, train 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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Anaheim, Ca 9489 / ...

$27 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus Amtrak  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460

$1 - $6

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner

$35 - $81

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Disneyland 122.2 miles

$12 - $18

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Disneyland. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Katella-Convention Center via Los Angeles, Ca and Artic - Dock 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Disneyland is 111 miles. The road distance is 122.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Disneyland without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Santa Barbara to Disneyland, including transfers.

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Santa Barbara to Disneyland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Santa Barbara, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Disneyland is to bus which takes 3 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 26 min.

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Santa Barbara to Disneyland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Anaheim, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Barbara to Disneyland is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Santa Barbara to Disneyland.

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There are 713+ hotels available in Disneyland. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Barbara to Disneyland.
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  • Distance: 110.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA, USA and Disneyland, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Disneyland via Los Angeles, Ca, Anaheim, Ca, Artic - Dock 5, and Katella-Convention Center in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Disneyland 5 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 48 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Grand / 5th to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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