Cheap Santa Barbara to Oceanside  train tickets

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How much are Santa Barbara to Oceanside train tickets?

Lowest Price$41.00
Fastest4h 55m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Santa Barbara to Oceanside ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Barbara to Oceanside 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 Oceanside was $41.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 1 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.55 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 Oceanside ? How far is Santa Barbara to Oceanside ?

The distance between Santa Barbara to Oceanside is 157.83 miles or 253.93 km. A train trip from Santa Barbara to Oceanside typically takes 6 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oceanside faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 55 minutes to get from Santa Barbara to Oceanside.

Going from Santa Barbara to Oceanside by train takes over 6 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 Oceanside 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

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

Typically there are 10 schedules to compare for your trip to Oceanside. On the route to Oceanside 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Barbara to Oceanside, usually offering 5 trips per day. 4 train trips per day are direct connections to Oceanside, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Santa Barbara to Oceanside, which start at $25.00.

Santa Barbara to Oceanside is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Barbara to Oceanside start from $41.00, and on average cost $45.70. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Oceanside. Amtrak in Santa Barbara leaves from 209 State St and one other station. And in Oceanside trains arrive at Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St,

From Santa Barbara to Oceanside train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oceanside faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $46.05 for a one-way train ticket to Oceanside.

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Avg. Time
7h 21m
Avg. Price
$45.70

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train tickets from Santa Barbara to Oceanside start from $41.55, and on average cost $41.78. Daily there are 5 Amtrak Pacific Surfliner schedules to Oceanside. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner in Santa Barbara leaves from 209 State St, And in Oceanside trains arrive at Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St,

From Santa Barbara to Oceanside train travel on Amtrak Pacific Surfliner takes 5 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oceanside faster, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 55 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Pacific Surfliner offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $42.23 for a one-way train ticket to Oceanside.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 17m
Avg. Price
$41.78
There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Oceanside 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 Oceanside from Santa Barbara., The busiest departure station in Santa Barbara serving this route is Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St.
  • Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St