There are 3 ways to get from Santa Paula to Fresno by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Paula Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

$30 - $70

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Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Paula Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Santa Paula to Fresno 213.2 miles

$20 - $30

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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 costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Paula to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Santa Paula Amtrak and arriving at Fresno Amtrak via Bakersfield Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Santa Paula and Fresno is 171 miles. The road distance is 213.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Paula to Fresno without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Santa Paula to Fresno, including transfers.

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Santa Paula to Fresno bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Paula Amtrak station.

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Santa Paula to Fresno bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fresno Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Paula to Fresno is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Santa Paula to Fresno.

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  • Distance: 171.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Santa Paula to Fresno via Bakersfield Amtrak in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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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
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Paula Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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