The distance between Santa Barbara to Berkeley is 278.48 miles or 448.05 km. A train trip from Santa Barbara to Berkeley typically takes 10 hours, If you are looking to get to Berkeley faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 7 hours and 55 minutes to get from Santa Barbara to Berkeley.
Going from Santa Barbara to Berkeley by train takes over 10 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 Friday trains from Santa Barbara to Berkeley 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Santa Barbara to Berkeley start from $53.50, and on average cost $68.31. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Berkeley. Amtrak in Santa Barbara leaves from 209 State St and one other station. And in Berkeley trains arrive at 700 University Ave under University Ave overpass W of 4th St,
From Santa Barbara to Berkeley train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Berkeley faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 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 $60.57 for a one-way train ticket to Berkeley.