Cheap Santa Maria to San Francisco  train tickets

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How much are Santa Maria to San Francisco train tickets?

Lowest Price$54.50
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How to find cheap train tickets from Santa Maria to San Francisco ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Maria to San Francisco 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 Maria to San Francisco was $54.50. 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 Maria to San Francisco ? How far is Santa Maria to San Francisco ?

The distance between Santa Maria to San Francisco is 224.16 miles or 360.65 km. A train trip from Santa Maria to San Francisco typically takes 10 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 10 hours and 55 minutes to get from Santa Maria to San Francisco.

Going from Santa Maria to San Francisco 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 Maria to San Francisco 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 has the most connections between Santa Maria to San Francisco

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Maria to San Francisco route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Maria to San Francisco, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Maria to San Francisco, 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 Maria to San Francisco, which start at $42.00.

One train carrier connects Santa Maria to San Francisco

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Maria to San Francisco start from $54.50, and on average cost $54.50. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to San Francisco. Amtrak in Santa Maria leaves from IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave, And in San Francisco trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St,

From Santa Maria to San Francisco train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Francisco faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to San Francisco on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $54.50 for a one-way weekend reservation from Santa Maria.

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Avg. Time
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There is one train station from which trains depart Santa Maria on their way to San Francisco. The busiest departure station in Santa Maria serving this route is IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave.
  • IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in San Francisco from Santa Maria., The busiest departure station in Santa Maria serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St