Train from San Diego to Santa Barbara

Cheap train tickets from San Diego to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Cheapest

138

Average

138

The best way to find a cheap train 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.

Amtrak
04:01AMSan Diego5h54 09:55AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way
Amtrak
06:01AMSan Diego5h49 11:50AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way
Amtrak
12:01PMSan Diego5h45 05:46PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way
Amtrak
04:01PMSan Diego5h58 09:59PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way

Train schedule from San Diego to Santa Barbara

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, February 2
Amtrak
04:01AMSan Diego5h54 09:55AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:01AMSan Diego5h49 11:50AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
Amtrak
12:01PMSan Diego5h45 05:46PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:01PMSan Diego5h58 09:59PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from San Diego to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

5 h 51 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

302 km

Of the 4 trains that leave San Diego for Santa Barbara every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
12:01PMSan Diego5h45 05:46PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way
Amtrak
06:01AMSan Diego5h49 11:50AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way
Amtrak
04:01AMSan Diego5h54 09:55AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way
Amtrak
04:01PMSan Diego5h58 09:59PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
1381One-way

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Overview: Train from San Diego to Santa Barbara

distanceDistance187 miles (302 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$161 (€138)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from San Diego to Santa Barbara cover the 187 miles (302 km) long trip with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $161 (€138), but the average price of train tickets is $161 (€138).

Train companies: Amtrak from San Diego to Santa Barbara trains

Travel between San Diego and Santa Barbara from $161 (€138) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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 between San Diego and Santa Barbara, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    Travel Tips: Trains from San Diego to Santa Barbara

    Travel Tips: Travel by train 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
    Train tickets to Santa Barbara from San Diego for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $161 (€138)  one way in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the San Diego to Santa Barbara train price to come in at an average of $161 (€138)  one way.
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between San Diego and Santa Barbara by train to be approximately 187 miles (302 km).
    For the best San Diego to Santa Barbara train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from San Diego to Santa Barbara to compare what amenities they may offer.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets to Santa Barbara from San Diego within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $161 (€138) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from San Diego to Santa Barbara a few months in advance.
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