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There are 4 ways to get from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 3 to Big Basin Way 35A

$31 - $39

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park 25.2 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park 25.2 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park 25.2 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Santa Cruz and Big Basin Redwoods State Park is 18 miles. The road distance is 25.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park is 25 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Big Basin Redwoods State Park. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park.
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  • Distance: 18.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Santa Cruz, CA, USA and Big Basin Redwoods State Park, CA, USA?

Santa Cruz Metro operates a bus from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h.

Bus operators
Santa Cruz Metro
Website
scmtd.com
Bus from Santa Cruz Metro Center - Lane 3 to Big Basin Way
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
scmtd.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
Assist
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $75
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$110 - $140
Black SUV
$120 - $160
Taxi from Santa Cruz to Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Go Green Cab
Phone
+1 831-246-1234
Deluxe Taxi Cab Co
Phone
+1 831-475-3232
Santa Cruz Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 831-423-1234
Website
santacruzyellowcab.org

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