What's the Weather Like?
Visibility: 9.8 miles
Sunrise: 6:57 AM
Sunset: 6:36 PM
**Based on 10-year averages for October 6th, from 2013 to 2022
El Pueblo Viejo District (Downtown Santa Barbara)
The Friendship Fountains of sister cities Santa Barbara and Puerto Vallarta.
To explore more travel info on your own visit SantaBarbaraCa.com
Between the Bay and LA
22 minutes in the air from LAX to SBA
109 miles, ~2-2.5 hours by car
2.5 hours by train from LA Union Station to SB Station
47 minutes in the air from SFO to SBA
325 miles, ~5-6 hours by car
9 hours by train from Oakland / Jack London to SB Station
Our Airport is Cute
Direct flights to SBA (by airline and home city):Alaska:
Denver, Oakland, Las Vegas
Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco
Visit the Santa Barbara Airport home page
**Airbus shuttles to-and-from LAX available for booking by Santa Barbara Airbus
***Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) is roughly 10-15 minutes from the downtown El Pueblo Viejo District
By Train (No we mean an actual train 🚂)
Pacific Surfliner (serving San Luis Obispo to Santa Barbara to Los Angeles to San Diego)
Coast Starlight (serving Seattle to Portland to San Francisco to Santa Barbara to Los Angeles)
Visit the Amtrak home page
**Santa Barbara station (SBA) is located in the downtown El Pueblo Viejo District
By Car (Take a roadtrip!)
Take Highway 101 North from Los Angeles, and 101 South from the Bay Area.
Parking is available at most hotels. Public parking is available throughout the downtown El Pueblo Viejo District. The first 75 minutes are free, and $2.50 for each hour or partial hour after the initial 75 minutes.
Measuring just over 1 mile from the Pacific Ocean to the historic Arlington Theater, this part of the El Pueblo Viejo District is walkable, and can be covered in roughly 25 minutes from end to end.
Uber and Lyft estimated $9-12 (before tip) to cover the same distance, end to end.
Exploring Santa Barbara
Find out more about Downtown Santa Barbara
. Follow the nearby Funk Zone neighborhood on Instagram: @thefunkzone
. Explore Santa Barbara
and all it has to offer.