Travel options for:
Santa Barbara to Santa Monica
  • Train

    $30 - $61
    1. Santa Barbara Amtrak

      2 h 2 min - twice daily

      $28 - $60

    2. Van Nuys / Keswick

      47 min - hourly - line 788

      $1 - $2

    3. Wilshire / Westwood

      12 min - every 30 minutes - line 720

      $1

  • Bus

    $52 - $62
    1. Santa Barbara, CA

      2 h 25 min - every 4 hours

      $40 - $50

    2. LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level

      49 min - hourly

      $7 - $10

    3. Wilshire Wb & Veteran Ns

      24 min - hourly

      $1 - $2

  • Amtrak Thruway

    $1 - $2
    1. Santa Barbara, CA

      2 h 47 min - once daily

    2. Patsaouras Transit Plaza

      1 h 32 min - hourly - line 704

      $1 - $2

  • Drive

    $8 - $13
    1. Santa Barbara

      1 h 35 min - 90.9 miles

      $8 - $13

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From Santa Barbara Amtrak train to Van Nuys / Keswick, line 788 bus to Wilshire / Westwood, then line 720 bus to Wilshire / 14th. 3 h 51 min $45. From Santa Barbara, CA bus to LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop, bus to Wilshire Wb & Veteran Ns, then bus to Wilshire Wb & Lincoln Ns. 4 h 15 min $62. From Santa Barbara, CA Amtrak Thruway to Patsaouras Transit Plaza then line 704 bus to Santa Monica / Lincoln. 4 h 34 min $1. From Santa Barbara drive to Santa Monica. 1 h 35 min $10.