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Overview: Bus from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA

distanceDistance276 miles (445 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$43 (€36)
frequencyBus frequency2 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 2 direct buses a day

Buses from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA cover the 276 miles (445 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 30 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $43 (€36), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $41 (€35).

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How much do cheap buses between Santa Barbara and San Francisco, CA cost?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to San Francisco, CA from Santa Barbara for the next 7 days starting from $41 (€35)  one way.

How much is the bus from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA on average?

If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA bus price to come in at an average of $43 (€36)  one way.

How far is San Francisco, CA from Santa Barbara by bus?

You should expect to travel around 276 miles (445 km)  between Santa Barbara and San Francisco, CA by bus.

What is the Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA bus travel time?

On average the Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA bus time is 6 h 30 min  covering the 276 miles (445 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

How many bus services per day are there to San Francisco, CA from Santa Barbara?

The average number of buses departing Santa Barbara for San Francisco, CA is 2 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest bus from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA? When is the last bus from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA?

The first Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA bus departs at 8: 25 PM   and the last bus from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA leaves at 10: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy a bus ticket from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you book bus tickets to San Francisco, CA from Santa Barbara within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $43 (€36) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your bus ticket from Santa Barbara to San Francisco, CA a few months in advance.