There are 5 ways to get from Venice to Santa Barbara by bus, train, car or plane

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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Line 733 bus, bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 733 bus from Venice / Abbot Kinney to Main / 7th 33 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Barbara, Ca 6742 / ...

$19 - $46

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Line 733 bus, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 733 bus from Venice / Abbot Kinney to Cesar E Chavez / Alameda 33 / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$32 - $68

Line 733 bus, bus Amtrak  •  5 h

  1. Take the line 733 bus from Venice / Abbot Kinney to Cesar E Chavez / Alameda 33 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Santa Barbara 94.1 miles

$9 - $14

Bus, fly  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Lincoln Sb & Venice Ns to Lax Transit Center Bay 11
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Santa Barbara (SBA) LAX - SBA

$90 - $224

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Santa Barbara is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Santa Barbara is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Venice and Santa Barbara is 77 miles. The road distance is 94.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Venice to Santa Barbara, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Santa Barbara. However, there are services departing from Venice / Abbot Kinney and arriving at Santa Barbara, Ca via 7th / Main and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Venice, CA, USA and Santa Barbara, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Venice to Santa Barbara via Main / 7th, 7th / Main, 7th / Decatur, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 4 h 27 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Train operators
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Venice / Abbot Kinney to Main / 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Venice / Abbot Kinney to Cesar E Chavez / Alameda
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Barbara, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Lincoln Sb & Venice Ns to Lax Transit Center Bay 11
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com

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