There are 7 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta by plane, car, bus or train

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

Fly Santa Barbara to Redding, drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Redding (RDD) SBA - RDD
  2. Drive from Redding to Mount Shasta

$156 - $762

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Weed, Ca 1420 / ...

$106 - $237

5 alternative options

Fly Santa Barbara to Medford, bus  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Medford (MFR) SBA - MFR
  2. Take the bus from Medford, Or to Weed, Ca

$196 - $779

Bus to Los Angeles, fly to Medford, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Medford (MFR) LAX - MFR
  3. Take the bus from Medford, Or to Weed, Ca

$185 - $512

Bus to Los Angeles, fly to Grants Pass, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Grants Pass (GTP) LAX - GTP
  3. Take the bus from Grants Pass to Weed, Ca

$235 - $544

Train  •  16 h 26 min

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

$123 - $299

Drive  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta 597 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta is to fly and drive which costs $150 - $800 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Mount Shasta is 500 miles. The road distance is 597 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta.
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  • Distance: 499.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

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

You can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta via Los Angeles, Ca and Weed, Ca in around 15 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Mount Shasta once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $270 and the journey takes 16 h 16 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Redding via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Santa Barbara to Redding via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Medford
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Medford via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Medford via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Medford via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Medford
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Medford
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Medford via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Grants Pass
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Dunsmuir Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Medford, Or to Weed, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Grants Pass to Weed, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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 Weed, Ca
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160
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

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