San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara train

Cheap train tickets from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Cheapest

37

Average

37

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
06:11AMSan Luis Obispo2h35 08:46AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
371One-way
Amtrak
03:37PMSan Luis Obispo2h35 06:12PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
371One-way
Amtrak
04:22PMSan Luis Obispo2h39 07:01PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
371One-way

Train schedule from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, November 29
Amtrak
06:11AMSan Luis Obispo2h35 08:46AMSanta Barbara
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Amtrak
03:37PMSan Luis Obispo2h35 06:12PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
Amtrak
04:22PMSan Luis Obispo2h39 07:01PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 35 m

Average

2 h 36 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

130 km

Of the 3 trains that leave San Luis Obispo, CA for Santa Barbara every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
06:11AMSan Luis Obispo2h35 08:46AMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
371One-way
Amtrak
03:37PMSan Luis Obispo2h35 06:12PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
371One-way
Amtrak
04:22PMSan Luis Obispo2h39 07:01PMSanta Barbara
0 transfers
371One-way

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Overview: Train from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara

distanceDistance80 miles (129 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 35 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara cover the 80 miles (129 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 35 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $28 (€26), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€24).

Train companies: Amtrak from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara trains

Find the best trains from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara with Omio's travel partners Amtrak from $27 (€24). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara.

Train information from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 36 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • Amtrak frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from San Luis Obispo, CA 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 Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara.
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If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara trains for as little as $27 (€24)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $28 (€26)  for a train ticket between San Luis Obispo, CA and Santa Barbara.
The San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara train distance is approximately 80 miles (129 km).
On average the San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara train travel time is 2 h 35 min  for the 80 miles (129 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
For the route from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing San Luis Obispo, CA for Santa Barbara is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from San Luis Obispo, CA at 6: 11 AM. The last train leaves from San Luis Obispo, CA at 4: 22 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
If you purchase the San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $28 (€26). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from San Luis Obispo, CA to Santa Barbara. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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