Cheap train tickets from Santa Barbara to Long Beach

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How much are train tickets from Santa Barbara to Long Beach?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest4h 51m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Santa Barbara to Long Beach?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Barbara to Long Beach 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 Long Beach was $25.00. 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 ride from Santa Barbara to Long Beach?

The distance between Santa Barbara and Long Beach is approximately 97.17 miles, or 156.34 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 5 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 51 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Santa Barbara to Long Beach?

On Tuesday trains from Santa Barbara to Long Beach 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.

Amtrak has the most connections between Santa Barbara to Long Beach

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Long Beach. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Barbara to Long Beach route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Barbara to Long Beach, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Barbara to Long Beach, 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 Barbara to Long Beach, which start at $12.00.

One train company connects Santa Barbara to Long Beach

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Barbara to Long Beach start from $25.00, and on average cost $25.00. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Long Beach. Amtrak in Santa Barbara leaves from 209 State St, And in Long Beach trains arrive at Shelter 'A' - 107 East First Street,

From Santa Barbara to Long Beach train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Long Beach faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 51 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $25.00 for a one-way train ticket to Long Beach.

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Avg. Time
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$25.00

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Santa Barbara on their way to Long Beach. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Santa Barbara are:
  • 209 State St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Long Beach from Santa Barbara. These are the busiest arriving stations in Long Beach:
  • Shelter 'A' - 107 East First Street