How to get from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA

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Travel Information from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA

distanceDistance273 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £54
fastestFastest modeCoach • £30 • 6 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 273 miles from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA.

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There are 4 travel options from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA. Tickets for a flight cost on average £6.

This is compared to other travel options to Oakland, CA:

A flight is generally £24 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £30 from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA.

A flight is £47 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA costing on average £54.

The fastest way from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA is by coach with an average journey time of 6 h 30 min.

Other travel options from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA can usually take longer:

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In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 45 min   on average.

The distance between Santa Barbara and Oakland, CA is around 273 miles.

The average frequency per day from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA is:

  • 2 coaches per day.
  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Oakland, CA. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA tickets on Omio for £30.
    • Amtrak can take you to Oakland, CA by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA for £54.
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    Before travelling from Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £30 one way.
    • The price of a plane ticket is £6 one way on average for this route.
    • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £54 one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Santa Barbara to Oakland, CA tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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