There are 10 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Folsom by bus, train, night bus, car, plane or tram

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

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Bus  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6766 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...

$58 - $131

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Night bus, train  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor / ...

$32 - $63

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Train  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight

$73 - $191

Drive  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Folsom 413.2 miles

$40 - $60

Bus to Los Angeles, fly to Sacramento  •  6 h 42 min

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

$119 - $290

Train to Burbank, fly to Sacramento, tram  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Sacramento (SMF) BUR - SMF
  3. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$144 - $375

Fly Santa Barbara to San Francisco, bus, tram  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to San Francisco (SFO) SBA - SFO
  2. Take the bus from W Oakland BART to Sacramento
  3. Take the tram from University/65th Street Station to Historic Folsom Station

$186 - $407

Bus, line 9455 bus to Long Beach, fly to Sacramento, tram  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the line 9455 bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Sacramento (SMF) LGB - SMF
  4. Take the tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station

$122 - $303

Train to Santa Ana, fly to Sacramento  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Sacramento (SMF) SNA - SMF

$191 - $476

Train, train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Sacramento  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
  3. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Sacramento (SMF) ONT - SMF

$189 - $427

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Folsom. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Hazel Ave & Hazel Hill Ct. via Oakland, Ca, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd and 7Th St & Capitol Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 58 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Folsom is 307 miles. The road distance is 413.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Folsom without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 58 min to get from Santa Barbara to Folsom, including transfers.

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Santa Barbara to Folsom 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 Folsom is to bus which takes 11 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Sacramento Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Santa Barbara to Folsom bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Sacramento, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Barbara to Folsom is 413 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to drive from Santa Barbara to Folsom.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Sacramento Airport.

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  • Distance: 307.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Folsom via Oakland, Ca, Sacramento, Ca, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, 8Th St & O St, and 7Th St & Capitol Ave in around 11 h 58 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Folsom once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Santa Barbara to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Santa Ana to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
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 Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank 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
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Ontario Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Sacramento Regional Transit
Website
sacrt.com
Tram from Sacramento Valley Station to Historic Folsom Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
Tram from University/65th Street Station to Historic Folsom Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sacrt.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
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 Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
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
Night bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from W Oakland BART to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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There are 54+ hotels available in Folsom. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Santa Barbara Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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