The distance between Santa Ana to Santa Maria is 168.66 miles or 271.37 km. A train trip from Santa Ana to Santa Maria typically takes 7 hours, If you are looking to get to Santa Maria faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 23 minutes to get from Santa Ana to Santa Maria.
Going from Santa Ana to Santa Maria by train takes over 7 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Sunday trains from Santa Ana to Santa Maria 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Maria. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Ana to Santa Maria route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Ana to Santa Maria, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Ana to Santa Maria, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Santa Ana to Santa Maria, which start at $31.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Santa Ana to Santa Maria start from $45.00, and on average cost $51.67. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Santa Maria. Amtrak in Santa Ana leaves from Reg Transp Ctr - 1000 E Santa Ana Blvd, And in Santa Maria trains arrive at IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave,
From Santa Ana to Santa Maria train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 6 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Maria faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $52.39 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Maria.