Bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA

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Which bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA is the cheapest? Which is the fastest bus? Compare all companies for the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus route. Check all bus schedules with one click!

Facts about the bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA

Cheapest Bus $17.98
Fastest Bus 7h 30m
Earliest Bus 1:10 PM
Latest Bus 1:10 PM
Daily Bus Routes 1 Ø
Distance 187.9 miles
Bus Companies FlixBus, Greyhound US, Amtrak
Do you want to travel by bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from San Diego and arriving in Santa Barbara, CA and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as FlixBus, Greyhound US or Amtrak. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in San Diego and Santa Barbara, CA which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Santa Barbara, CA, alternative destinations from San Diego, and the most popular airport shuttles from Santa Barbara, CA.

The cheapest bus routes from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA

Today
Tomorrow
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from $23.00
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01/22
from $24.00

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • FlixBus
    1:10 PM
    San Diego, CA - San Ysidro
    Duration 7h 30m
    8:40 PM
    Santa Barbara, CA - Station
    from $17.98

What are the cheapest buses from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA but are currently out of service.
  • Greyhound US
    5:45 AM
    San Diego
    Duration 6h 20m
    12:05 PM
    Santa Barbara, CA
    from $18.00
    Temporarily not available: last found 09/13/2021
  • Amtrak
    9:25 PM
    San Diego
    Duration 10h 35m
    8:00 AM
    Santa Barbara, CA
    from $44.35
    Temporarily not available: last found 12/04/2021

Bus San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Greyhound US at $18.00, whereas the quickest connection takes 7h 30m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
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By the way: For the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA!

Bus stops in San Diego and Santa Barbara, CA

Stations
Santa Barbara, CA - San Luis Obispo
Santa Barbara Ave 1980, 93401 Santa Barbara, CA (USA)
Santa Barbara, CA - State St
State St 209 , 93101 Santa Barbara, CA (USA)
Santa Barbara, CA - Station
93101 Santa Barbara, CA (USA)
Santa Barbara, CA - UC Santa Barbara
Ocean Rd 18, 93117 Santa Barbara, CA (USA)
Santa Barbara, CA - Zoo
Santa Barbara, CA (USA)

FAQs about the bus route San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA

How much does a San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $17.98 and takes 6h 20m to reach Santa Barbara, CA. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA?

This route is offered by 3 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $18.00 and $59.00. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Santa Barbara, CA.

On average, how many connections are available from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA each day?

Every day, the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus route is served by approximately 1 connection. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA take?

The fastest bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA is offered by Greyhound US and takes 7h 30m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $18.00. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA?

The earliest bus arriving in Santa Barbara, CA from San Diego starts at 1:10 PM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA?

The latest bus trip departing from San Diego for Santa Barbara, CA starts at 1:10 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA route?

When traveling by bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA, passengers can travel with FlixBus, Greyhound US and Amtrak. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA, CheckMyBus currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

What can I take with me on the San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the San Diego Santa Barbara, CA bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from San Diego to Santa Barbara, CA on your planned travel date.

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