There are 2 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Northridge by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Chatsworth Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Chatsworth Station to Nordhoff / Reseda 166/364 / ...

$28 - $58

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Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Northridge 78.7 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Northridge is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Northridge is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Northridge is 68 miles. The road distance is 78.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Barbara to Northridge without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $28 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Santa Barbara to Northridge, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Barbara to Northridge is 79 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Santa Barbara to Northridge.

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There are 237+ hotels available in Northridge. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 68 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

There is no direct connection from Santa Barbara to Northridge. However, you can take the train to Chatsworth Amtrak, take the walk to Chatsworth Station, then take the bus to Nordhoff / Reseda. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Northridge.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Chatsworth Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Chatsworth Station to Nordhoff / Reseda
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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