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San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train

The journey from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train is 194.53 mi and takes 7 hr 4 min. There are 12 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:18 AM and the last at 11:54 PM. It is possible to travel from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train for as little as $38.86 or as much as $48.29. The best price for this journey is $38.86.

Lowest Price$38.86
Journey Duration7 hr 4 min
Connection per Day12
Lowest Price$38.86
Highest Price$48.29
First Departure12:18 AM
Last Departure11:54 PM
Distance194.53 mi
DepartureSan Diego, CA
ArrivalGoleta, CA
CarriersAmtrak

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?

The cheapest train tickets from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA cost $38.86. On average, you can expect to spend around $41.06 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA.
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On average, a train ticket from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA will cost you $41.06. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train?

The average journey time is 7 hr 4 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 194.53 mi from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA to take longer than 7 hr 4 min. In order to get from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA will complete the journey in 5 hr 41 min. On average, it will take you about 7 hr 4 min to travel the 194.53 mi between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA.

Which stations can I use to travel from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?

You can depart from San Diego, CA at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Goleta, CA at the following stations: . Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA take place each day?

The route from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from San Diego, CA 12 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 7 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA

The cheapest San Diego, CA - Goleta, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.94 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.

Find the best day to travel to Goleta, CA by train

When travelling to Goleta, CA by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
21.91kg
Bus
23.48kg
Flight
62.61kg
Car
50.09kg
What are the CO2 emissions from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA are 21.91kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA? By taking the train between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA you will save 40.7kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.57kg compared to a bus and 28.18kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?
A train ticket from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA is $41.06. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $38.86.
What's the cheapest train ticket from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA is $38.86. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA by train?
San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA is 194.53 mi.
How long does the train between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA take?
San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA is on average 7 hr 4 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 41 min.
How many train connections per day go from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?
San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA has 12 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA leave?
The earliest train from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA departs at 12:18 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA depart?
The latest train from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA departs at 11:54 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $38.86 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from San Diego, CA to go to Goleta, CA. You can go from Old Town Station, San Diego Balboa Park (Presidents Way) and Santa Fe Depot and you can arrive at Goleta Station.
How many direct connections depart from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?
There are on average 7 direct connection(s) from San Diego, CA to go to Goleta, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA is 5 hr 41 min.
Is there a direct train from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between San Diego, CA and Goleta, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA by train?
The train journey from San Diego, CA to Goleta, CA creates 21.91kg of CO2 emissions.

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