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10:50 PM5:25 AM
$38
San Jose Greyhound Bus StationSanta Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
10:50 PM
San Jose Greyhound Bus Station
5:25 AM
Santa Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
$38USD
12:35 PM7:55 PM
$39
San Jose Greyhound Bus StationSanta Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
12:35 PM
San Jose Greyhound Bus Station
7:55 PM
Santa Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
$39USD
7:35 AM2:55 PM
$46
San Jose Greyhound Bus StationSanta Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
7:35 AM
San Jose Greyhound Bus Station
2:55 PM
Santa Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
$46USD
10:50 PM5:25 AM
$38
San Jose Greyhound Bus StationSanta Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
10:50 PM
San Jose Greyhound Bus Station
5:25 AM
Santa Barbara Greyhound Bus Station
Greyhound
$38USD

Bus San Jose to Santa Barbara: Trip Overview

2
Daily Buses
7:35 AM - 10:50 PM
Departure Time
$47
Average Price
Average Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for San Jose - Santa Barbara

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User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from San Jose to Santa Barbara

Ratings and Reviews (1)


Hirish C.February 21, 2018 | Timeliness: 5 | Staff: 5 | 

Great timing. friendly staff. Can be little more cleaner!

San Jose to Santa Barbara Buses

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Bus Companies

San Jose to Santa Barbara bus tickets are provided by Greyhound.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from San Jose, the trip starts at San Jose Greyhound Bus Station, Story Rd, 1118 E William St, Eastridge Mall, San Jose, San Jose Bus Stop, San Jose Bus Stop in front of Diridon Bus Station, San Jose, CA, San Jose Caltrain Station Bus Stop or Tamien Station.

In Santa Barbara, your bus travel ends at Santa Barbara Greyhound Bus Station.

Daily Buses2
Departure Time7:35 AM - 10:50 PM
Average Price
$47
Average Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteGreyhound US

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between San Jose and Santa Barbara!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from San Jose to Santa Barbara, riding the bus will expose you to some of most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from San Jose to Santa Barbara.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from San Jose to Santa Barbara.

Did you know?

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

Will you be returning to San Jose by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Santa Barbara to San Jose.

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