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There are 3 ways to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 11 min

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

$28 - $65

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Night bus  •  2 h 25 min

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

$15 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood 85.6 miles

$8 - $13

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

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

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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.

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

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The distance between Santa Barbara and North Hollywood is 78 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood without a car is to train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs $28 - $65.

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

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Santa Barbara to North Hollywood bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Santa Barbara, Ca station.

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Santa Barbara to North Hollywood train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara Amtrak station.

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Santa Barbara to North Hollywood bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at North Hollywood, Ca station.

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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

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.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Santa Barbara, Ca to North Hollywood, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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Santa Barbara to North Hollywood train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Burbank Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Barbara to North Hollywood is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Santa Barbara to North Hollywood.

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There are 2341+ hotels available in North Hollywood. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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