There are 5 ways to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood by train, bus, night bus, 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

Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$28 - $65

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to North Hollywood, Ca 6739

$15 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 44 min

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

$24 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood 85.6 miles

$8 - $13

Fly, line 901 bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Los Angeles (LAX) SBA - LAX
  2. Take the line 901 bus from Woodley Station to North Hollywood Station

$90 - $226

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

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 11 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Night bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to North Hollywood, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Woodley Station to North Hollywood Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood?

The distance between Santa Barbara and North Hollywood is 124 km. The road distance is 137 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood?

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood?

The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood is to drive which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $8 - $13.

Is there a direct train between Santa Barbara and North Hollywood?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak and arriving at Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Santa Barbara and North Hollywood?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at North Hollywood, Ca. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood?

The train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak takes 2 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.