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Overview: Bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara

distanceDistance187 miles (302 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 40 min
changesDirect busYes

Buses from San Diego to Santa Barbara cover the 187 miles (302 km) long route taking on average 6 h 40 min with our travel partners like. There are direct bus services available.

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FAQs

What is the distance from San Diego to Santa Barbara by bus?

You should expect to travel around 187 miles (302 km)  from San Diego to Santa Barbara by bus.

How long is a bus between San Diego and Santa Barbara on average?

The San Diego to Santa Barbara bus duration is on average 6 h 40 min, which is to be expected when traveling 187 miles (302 km) from San Diego to Santa Barbara. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

When can I take the first bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara? When can I take the last bus for the day?

You can take the first bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara at 10: 00 PM. The last bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara that you can take departs at 10: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

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