San Diego to Santa Barbara bus

Cheap bus tickets from San Diego to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Feb 10

Cheapest

30

Average

43

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from San Diego to Santa Barbara is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Flixbus
04:00PMSan Diego5h50 09:50PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
301One-way
Flixbus
02:30PMSan Diego5h30 08:00PMSanta Barbara
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461One-way
Flixbus
02:50PMSan Diego5h10 08:00PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
541One-way

Bus schedule from San Diego to Santa Barbara

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Flixbus
02:30PMSan Diego5h30 08:00PMSanta Barbara
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Flixbus
02:50PMSan Diego5h10 08:00PMSanta Barbara
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Flixbus
04:00PMSan Diego5h50 09:50PMSanta Barbara
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Bus times from San Diego to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Feb 10

Fastest Journey

5 h 10 m

Average

5 h 30 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

302 km

Of the 3 buses that leave San Diego for Santa Barbara every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
02:50PMSan Diego5h10 08:00PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
541One-way
Flixbus
02:30PMSan Diego5h30 08:00PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
461One-way
Flixbus
04:00PMSan Diego5h50 09:50PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
301One-way

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Overview: Bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara

distanceDistance187 miles (302 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$35 (€31)
changesDirect busNo
carriersBus providersGreyhound or Flixbus

Buses from San Diego to Santa Barbara cover the 187 miles (302 km) long route taking on average 5 h 10 min with our travel partners like Greyhound or Flixbus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $35 (€31), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $34 (€30).

Bus companies: FlixBus and Greyhound from San Diego to Santa Barbara

For as little as $34 (€30) you can travel by bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara with FlixBus and Greyhound. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

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FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Greyhound tickets from San Diego to Santa Barbara are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with Greyhound between San Diego and Santa Barbara all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest bus, you can find all the current Greyhound bus schedules and bus tickets available on Omio for the 187 miles (302 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the Greyhound bus, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this bus, compare the fastest San Diego to Santa Barbara routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Greyhound San Diego to Santa Barbara bus ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Greyhound bus ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Santa Barbara with Greyhound!

      Travel Tips: Bus to Santa Barbara from San Diego

      Travel Tips: Take the bus to Santa Barbara easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Diego to Santa Barbara.
      FAQs
      Bus tickets to Santa Barbara from San Diego for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $34 (€30)  one way in the next 7 days.
      If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the San Diego to Santa Barbara bus to cost on average $35 (€31)  one way.
      The distance to Santa Barbara from San Diego by bus is approximately 187 miles (302 km).
      On average the San Diego to Santa Barbara bus travel time is 5 h 10 min  for the 187 miles (302 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
      For the best San Diego to Santa Barbara bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Greyhound or Flixbus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between San Diego and Santa Barbara to compare what amenities they may offer.
      If you book the San Diego to Santa Barbara bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $35 (€31). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from San Diego to Santa Barbara. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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