There are 6 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Pomona by bus, train, 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.

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 30 min

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

$25 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus Amtrak  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center Silver Streak

$1 - $5

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Train, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center Silver Streak

$31 - $70

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Pomona Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...

$52 - $105

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Pomona 125.2 miles

$12 - $18

Fly, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Los Angeles (LAX) SBA - LAX
  2. Take the bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center

$88 - $225

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Pomona is to bus which costs $1 - $5 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Pomona is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Pomona is 115 miles. The road distance is 125.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Santa Barbara to Pomona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Pomona. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Pomona Transit Center via Los Angeles, Ca and El Monte Station E. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Barbara to Pomona. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak and arriving at Pomona Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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Santa Barbara to Pomona train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Goleta Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Santa Barbara to Pomona.
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  • Distance: 114.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Santa Barbara to Pomona hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santa Barbara to Pomona via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 4 h 27 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Pomona Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Union Station to Pomona Transit Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org

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