The distance between Santa Maria to Santa Ana is 168.66 miles or 271.37 km. A train trip from Santa Maria to Santa Ana typically takes 8 hours, If you are looking to get to Santa Ana faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 6 hours and 1 minutes to get from Santa Maria to Santa Ana.
Going from Santa Maria to Santa Ana by train takes over 8 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 Wednesday trains from Santa Maria to Santa Ana 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.
Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Ana. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Maria to Santa Ana route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Maria to Santa Ana, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Maria to Santa Ana, 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 Santa Ana, which start at $32.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Santa Maria to Santa Ana start from $45.00, and on average cost $51.86. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Santa Ana. Amtrak in Santa Maria leaves from IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave, And in Santa Ana trains arrive at Reg Transp Ctr - 1000 E Santa Ana Blvd,
From Santa Maria to Santa Ana train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Ana faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $50.26 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Ana.