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Santa Maria-Santa Ana Coach Timetable
There is one daily coach from Santa Maria to Santa Ana. Traveling by coach from Santa Maria to Santa Ana usually takes around 6 hours and 50 minutes, but some coaches might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||169 mi (271 km)|
|Shortest duration||6h 50m|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Thruway|
What coach companies travel from Santa Maria to Santa Ana?
There is one coach company that operates from Santa Maria to Santa Ana. Amtrak Thruway is the only company to provide coach transportation at the moment. It only operates one coach trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
|Coach||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Thruway||1||6h 50m||£43.96|
Amtrak Thruway, also known as Amtrak Thruway Motorcoach, is a system of intercity passenger buses operated by Amtrak to connect train stations to areas that are not served by the carrier’s railroads. On the bus, passengers can enjoy comfortable reclining seats with leg rests and access to onboard restroom facilities. Amtrak Thruway bus tickets from Santa Maria to Santa Ana start at £44. On average, there are 1 Amtrak Thruway bus trips on this route every day.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by coach from Santa Maria to Santa Ana during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the coach ride?
The coach usually takes around 6 hours and 50 minutes to cover the 169 miles (271 kilometers) from Santa Maria, CA to Santa Ana, CA. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?
Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Santa Ana. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Santa Maria?
There is usually only one coach per day from Santa Maria to Santa Ana. It leaves the station in Santa Maria at 20:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many coaches are there each day?
There is usually only one coach per day from Santa Maria to Santa Ana. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Santa Maria to Santa Ana; ticket prices start at £31.96.
Where does the coach leave from in Santa Maria?
Most coaches depart from the main station in Santa Maria.
Where does the coach arrive in Santa Ana?
All coaches from Santa Maria arrive at one main station in Santa Ana.
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