Santa Barbara to Los Angeles train

Cheap train tickets from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Cheapest

£23

Average

£27

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.

Cheapest
06:19PMSanta Barbara Station2h52 09:11PMUnion Station
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£231One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:53AMSanta Barbara Station2h53 09:46AMUnion Station
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:04PMSanta Barbara Station2h52 09:56PMUnion Station
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:45PMSanta Barbara Station3h03 04:48PMUnion Station
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£281One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:49AMSanta Barbara Station2h54 11:43AMUnion Station
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£281One-way

Train schedule Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 10 August
06:53Santa Barbara Station2h53 09:46Union Station
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08:49Santa Barbara Station2h54 11:43Union Station
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13:45Santa Barbara Station3h03 16:48Union Station
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18:19Santa Barbara Station2h52 21:11Union Station
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19:04Santa Barbara Station2h52 21:56Union Station
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Fastest train times from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

Showing times and prices for 10 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 52 m

Average

2 h 54 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

140 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Santa Barbara for Los Angeles every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:19PMSanta Barbara Station2h52 09:11PMUnion Station
0 changes
£231One-way
Fastest
07:04PMSanta Barbara Station2h52 09:56PMUnion Station
0 changes
£281One-way
2nd Fastest
06:53AMSanta Barbara Station2h53 09:46AMUnion Station
0 changes
£281One-way
08:49AMSanta Barbara Station2h54 11:43AMUnion Station
0 changes
£281One-way
01:45PMSanta Barbara Station3h03 04:48PMUnion Station
0 changes
£281One-way

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Overview: Train from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

distanceDistance86 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles cover the 86 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 52 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £18, but the average price of train tickets is £22.

Train companies: Amtrak trains Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

You can travel by train between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles with Amtrak for as low as £18. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train provider 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 traveller’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 Santa Barbara and Los Angeles, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 54 min
  • Average Price: £18
  • Amtrak frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles

Travel by train to Los Angeles 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 Santa Barbara to Los Angeles.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles for the next 7 days starting from £18  one way.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Los Angeles from Santa Barbara is £22  one way.
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Los Angeles from Santa Barbara via train to be approximately 86 miles.
The train time from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles is on average 2 h 52 min  for the 86 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Los Angeles from Santa Barbara by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
For the journey from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Santa Barbara for Los Angeles is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles leaves at 13: 53. The last train departing from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles leaves at 20: 45. You can find the latest Santa Barbara to Los Angeles train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you book a train ticket between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £22 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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