There are 5 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9471 / ...

$30 - $72

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles, CA 4591
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station Orange County Line

$9 - $13

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 18 min

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

$40 - $88

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station 149.9 miles

$14 - $22

Fly, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Los Angeles (LAX) SBA - LAX
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station

$96 - $233

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station is to Amtrak Thruway and train which costs $9 - $13 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station is 131 miles. The road distance is 149.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Crown Valley-Cabot via Los Angeles, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago and Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 7. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station station. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak and arriving at Laguna Niguel/ Mission Viejo station via Irvine station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara, CA, USA and Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station via Los Angeles, Ca, Santa Ana, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 7, and Crown Valley-Cabot in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 19 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
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 Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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