Cheap train tickets from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara

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How much are train tickets from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara?

Lowest Price$50.00
Fastest9h 16m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara 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 Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara was $56.33. 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 Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara?

The distance between Scotts Valley and Santa Barbara is approximately 223.50 miles, or 359.60 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 12 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 16 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 Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara?

On Tuesday trains from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Santa Barbara. One train carrier operates regular service on the Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara, 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.

One train company connects Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara start from $50.00, and on average cost $73.24. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Santa Barbara. Amtrak in Scotts Valley leaves from Scotts Valley Transit Ctr, And in Santa Barbara trains arrive at 209 State St and one other train station.

From Scotts Valley to Santa Barbara train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Santa Barbara faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 16 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $71.56 for a one-way train ticket to Santa Barbara.

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Avg. Time
12h 20m
Avg. Price
$73.24
There is one train station from which trains depart Scotts Valley on their way to Santa Barbara. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Scotts Valley are:
  • Scotts Valley Transit Ctr
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Santa Barbara. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Santa Barbara:
  • 209 State St
  • University Plaza