Cheap Santa Barbara to Irvine train tickets

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How much are Santa Barbara to Irvine train tickets?

Lowest Price$39.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Santa Barbara to Irvine ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Barbara to Irvine 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 Santa Barbara to Irvine was $39.20. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.65 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 Santa Barbara to Irvine ? How far is Santa Barbara to Irvine ?

The distance between Santa Barbara to Irvine is 120.34 miles or 193.62 km. A train trip from Santa Barbara to Irvine typically takes 5 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Irvine faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Pacific Surfliner. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 4 minutes to get from Santa Barbara to Irvine.

Going from Santa Barbara to Irvine by train takes over 5 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 Tuesday trains from Santa Barbara to Irvine 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner has the most connections between Santa Barbara to Irvine

Typically there are 9 schedules to compare for your trip to Irvine. On the route to Irvine 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Barbara to Irvine, usually offering 5 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Irvine, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Santa Barbara to Irvine is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Barbara to Irvine start from $38.55, and on average cost $41.19. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Irvine. Amtrak in Santa Barbara leaves from 209 State St and one other station. And in Irvine trains arrive at Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy,

From Santa Barbara to Irvine train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Irvine faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 4 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $40.89 for a one-way train ticket to Irvine.

Restroom
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Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 4m
Avg. Price
$41.19

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train tickets from Santa Barbara to Irvine start from $39.00, and on average cost $39.00. Daily there are 5 Amtrak Pacific Surfliner schedules to Irvine. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner in Santa Barbara leaves from 209 State St, And in Irvine trains arrive at Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy,

From Santa Barbara to Irvine train travel on Amtrak Pacific Surfliner takes 4 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Irvine faster, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 4 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $39.00 for a one-way train ticket to Irvine.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 27m
Avg. Price
$39.00

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Irvine that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Santa Barbara serving this route is 209 State St, University Plaza.
  • 209 State St
  • University Plaza
There is one train station where trains arrive in Irvine from Santa Barbara., The busiest departure station in Santa Barbara serving this route is Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy.
  • Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy