The cheapest trainsfrom Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Sat, May 08





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.

The average ticket from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara will cost around $31 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $30.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Los Angeles to Santa Barbara train information

timelapseAvg. Train duration11h 20m
attach_moneyTrain ticket price$30
place Train depart fromLos Angeles
pin_drop Train arrive inSanta Barbara
directions_transit Train companiesAmtrak

The fastest trainsfrom Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

Showing times and prices for Sat, May 08


3h 16m


11h 20m

Trips per day




These direct trains cover the 140km distance in an average of 11h 20m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3h 16m

Travel tips

Train from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara

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 Los Angeles to Santa Barbara.
  • how to get cheap amtrak train tickets from los angeles to santa barbara?

  • Amtrak offer a total of 6 train schedules to Santa Barbara. Compare all available fares that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability. Take time and check customers 1643 Amtrak reviews for train services. Users reviews always best describe the real train trip experience. The company score relates to quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing ticket prices for this destination. Keep in mind that in all train departure times from Los Angeles have different ticket prices based on fare options. What is shown on the list is the cheapest fare type still available if Saver, Value, Flexible or Premium. On this trip, tickets are available starting on $30 and this is the lower trip price you can get on Sat, May 08. Book your train tickets 14 days in advance with Saver Fares for 20% discount. On searching for Santa Barbara cheap tickets it may apply. In many routes across the country this is the best method to get trip discounts.
  • how much cost tickets to santa barbara?

  • Amtrak tickets to Santa Barbara costs between $30 and USD 33.50 each seat. This $30 train leaves at 05:25 from Los Angeles train station at Westwood UCLA, CA (WES). On the contrary, the train leaving at 11:10 have the most expensive ticket to Santa Barbara for about USD 33.50. During holidays and peak seasons fares are generally higher.
  • how easy is to get by train to santa barbara from los angeles?

  • On average you find 6 daily Amtrak Los Angeles to Santa Barbara schedules. Usually, there are 42 train departures every week on this route. Amtrak operates a large fleet to Santa Barbara. It is an average of 6 departures per day and 180 trips every month.
  • where are located los angeles and santa barbara train stations?

  • For this trip to Santa Barbara, you can get on board at Westwood UCLA, CA (WES). Moreover, get off the train at Santa Barbara, CA (SBA). Most Amtrak stations in major cities, and many other stations across the country, are accessible to passengers with a disability. Call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245) to ensure that you have the most up-to-date information regarding the accessibility of the stations on your itinerary.
  • when is the first and last train departing from los angeles on sat, may 08?

  • The first train time to Santa Barbara is at 05:25. The last departure time from Los Angeles is at 12:55.
  • how far apart is santa barbara from los angeles?

  • The train traveling average length from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara is around 11h 20m. Getting Amtrak fastest train from Los Angeles, you probably arrive in about 3h 16m in Santa Barbara. Amtrak does not normally guarantee connections of less than 60 minutes. Usually 90 minutes between arriving long-distance trains and local trains in the Northeast Corridor.
  • which is the best way for train booking?

  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your eTicket online at Amtrak website. Alternatively, you can book at a Quik-Trak Kiosk or directly at the counter.
    • Amtrak phone number: +1 215-856-7924
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  • how to get ticket refund on amtrak?

  • Note that Amtrak have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on Amtrak page.
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  • TrainBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest train ticket. Explore all available tools and 1643 user reviews to best choose your transportation. TrainBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase train tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Amtrak website. Reserve your train seat to Santa Barbara in advance and have a nice trip.

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