Travel from Santa-Barbara to Venice-CA-USA

Train, bus or fly from Santa Barbara to Venice?

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to Venice every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a bus from Santa Barbara to Venice once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 47 min. Metro Los Angeles also services this route every 30 minutes.

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How to get from Santa Barbara to Venice

From Santa Barbara Amtrak train to Van Nuys / Keswick, line 788 bus to Westwood Sb & Wilshire Fs, then line 1 bus to Main Sb & Sunset Fs. 4 h 15 min $45. From Santa Barbara, CA Amtrak Thruway to Patsaouras Transit Plaza then line 733 bus to Venice / Abbot Kinney. 4 h 21 min $2. From Santa Barbara, CA bus to LAX Terminal #3 Lower Level FlyAway Stop, bus to Wilshire Wb & Veteran Ns, then line 18 bus to 7Th Sb & Broadway Fs. 4 h 40 min $66. From Santa Barbara drive to Venice. 1 h 39 min $11. From Arrellaga & De La Vina bus to Santa Barbara airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, then taxi to Venice. 2 h 44 min $166.
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