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Overview: Train from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara

distanceDistance115 miles (185 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€36)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara cover the 115 miles (185 km) long route taking on average 4 h 10 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $41 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€36).

Train providers: Amtrak from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara trains

For as little as $41 (€36) you can travel by train to Santa Barbara from Costa Mesa, CA with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey to Santa Barbara from Costa Mesa, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

  • Average Price: $41

Amtrak has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Amtrak tickets from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

Travel Tips: Trains from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara for as low as $41 (€36)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket to Santa Barbara from Costa Mesa, CA?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $41 (€36)  for a train ticket from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara.

How many miles is it from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara by train to be approximately 115 miles (185 km).

How long is the train ride from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara?

On average the Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara train travel time is 4 h 10 min  for the 115 miles (185 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Which train providers can take me from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara?

If you're looking for trains from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara, you can rely on Amtrak to get you to Santa Barbara. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

What time is the earliest train from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara? What time is the last train from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara?

You can take the first train from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara at 3: 10 PM. The last train from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara that you can take departs at 3: 10 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I purchase Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara train tickets to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Costa Mesa, CA to Santa Barbara is on average $41 (€36) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Santa Barbara from Costa Mesa, CA available a few months in advance.

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