The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
This is the last bus of the day.
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5 h 10 m
5 h 11 m
Buses per day
Of the 3 buses that leave Santa Barbara for Salinas, CA every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||190 miles (307 km)|
|Average bus duration||4 h 50 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$40 (€38)|
|Bus frequency||2 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 2 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Greyhound or Amtrak|
Buses from Santa Barbara to Salinas, CA cover the 190 miles (307 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Greyhound or Amtrak. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $30 (€29), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€38).
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