There are 6 ways to get from Santa Barbara to Portland by plane, bus, train or car

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 from Santa Barbara  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Portland (PDX) SBA - PDX

$134 - $265

Cheapest option

Bus to Los Angeles, fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Portland (PDX) LAX - PDX

$102 - $338

4 alternative options

Train to Burbank, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Portland (PDX) BUR - PDX

$107 - $373

Bus  •  24 h 47 min

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

$111 - $277

Train  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$140 - $420

Drive  •  16 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Santa Barbara to Portland 960.3 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Portland is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Barbara to Portland is to fly which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $130 - $270.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and Portland is 1260 km. The road distance is 1536 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Santa Barbara to Portland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Barbara to Portland. However, there are services departing from Santa Barbara, Ca and arriving at Portland, Or via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak and arriving at Portland Union Station Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 h 52 min.

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

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and United Airlines fly from Santa Barbara to Portland every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santa Barbara to Portland via Los Angeles, Ca in around 24 h 47 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Barbara to Portland via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Burbank to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Burbank to Portland via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Portland
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport 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
Train from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
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
Greyhound USA
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
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240

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