There are 4 ways to get from Santa Paula to Fresno by car, bus or train

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

Drive, bus, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Santa Paula to Post Office/Monterey Trail
  2. Take the bus from Post Office/Monterey Trail to Bakersfield Amtrak 130
  3. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak

$39 - $82

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Paula, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Bakersfield, CA
  3. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca

$18 - $43

2 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Paula, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Bakersfield, CA
  3. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak

$30 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Santa Paula to Fresno 213.2 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Paula to Fresno is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Paula to Fresno is to drive which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $20 - $30.

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The distance between Santa Paula and Fresno is 274 km. The road distance is 341 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Santa Paula to Fresno, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Paula to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Santa Paula, CA and arriving at Fresno, Ca via Santa Barbara, CA, Bakersfield Amtrak and Bakersfield, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Santa Paula, CA, USA and Fresno, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Paula to Fresno via Santa Barbara, CA, Bakersfield, CA, Bakersfield Amtrak, Greyhound/18th St., and Bakersfield, Ca in around 8 h 3 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Post Office/Monterey Trail to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Paula, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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