There are 4 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Lompoc by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc-Surf Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$66 - $103

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Bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Lompoc 54.2 miles

$5 - $8

Uber  •  1 h

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Barbara to Lompoc 54.2 miles

$80 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Lompoc is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Lompoc is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak and arriving at Lompoc Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Lompoc is 46 miles. The road distance is 54.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Lompoc without a car is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs $65 - $110.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Santa Barbara to Lompoc, including transfers.

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Santa Barbara to Lompoc bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Lompoc is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs $65 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 35 min.

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Santa Barbara to Lompoc bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lompoc Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Barbara to Lompoc is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Santa Barbara to Lompoc.

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  • Distance: 46.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Lompoc twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a bus from Santa Barbara to Lompoc once daily, and the journey takes 1 h 35 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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc-Surf Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Lompoc Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Uber Santa Barbara
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Barbara to Lompoc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $110
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Assist
$80 - $110
UberX
$80 - $110
WAV
$80 - $110
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$160 - $200
Black
$240 - $300

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There are 24+ hotels available in Lompoc. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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