Cheap San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara was $32.55. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 4 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.20 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara ? How far is San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara ?

The distance between San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara is 80.78 miles or 129.97 km. A train trip from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara typically takes 2 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Barbara faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 29 minutes to get from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara.

Getting to Santa Barbara from San Luis Obispo by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Santa Barbara from San Luis Obispo is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Santa Barbara and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Wednesday trains from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner has the most connections between San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Barbara. On the route to Santa Barbara 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers the most scheduled departures between San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara, usually offering 2 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Santa Barbara, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara is served by 3 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara start from $28.00, and on average cost $34.93. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Santa Barbara. Amtrak in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113 and one other station. And in Santa Barbara trains arrive at 209 State St,

From San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Barbara faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 29 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Santa Barbara on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $34.79 for a one-way weekend reservation from San Luis Obispo.

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Avg. Time
3h 21m
Avg. Price
$34.93

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara start from $28.00, and on average cost $28.00. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Santa Barbara. Amtrak Coast Starlight in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1011 Railroad Ave, And in Santa Barbara trains arrive at 209 State St,

From San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 2 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Barbara faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 29 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Santa Barbara on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $28.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from San Luis Obispo.

Restroom
Snacks
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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
2h 35m
Avg. Price
$28.00

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara start from $34.00, and on average cost $34.00. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Pacific Surfliner schedules to Santa Barbara. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1011 Railroad Ave, And in Santa Barbara trains arrive at 209 State St,

From San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara train travel on Amtrak Pacific Surfliner takes 2 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Barbara faster, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 29 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $34.00 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Barbara.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 37m
Avg. Price
$34.00

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Santa Barbara that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Luis Obispo serving this route is 1011 Railroad Ave, 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113.
  • 1011 Railroad Ave
  • 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113
There is one train station where trains arrive in Santa Barbara from San Luis Obispo., The busiest departure station in San Luis Obispo serving this route is 209 State St.
  • 209 State St