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Take a Vacation from Your Car in Santa Barbara

Save 20% on Your Rail Ticket

The environment is a precious resource that we should all do our best to protect, and rail travel is at the head of the class when it comes to eco-friendly travel.

Visit Santa Barbara on the Pacific Surfliner, the San Joaquin* (plus associated Thruway buses), or from anywhere on the Coast Starlight* and you'll save 20%. For more even more comfort, upgrade to Business Class on the Coast Starlight and Pacific Surfliner. Book December 19, 2016 - December 18, 2017, and travel January 3 - December 21, 2017.
*Seats are limited and subject to availability.

There's plenty to do when you get there. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the waterfront. Or hop on the electric shuttle for a quiet, open-air ride along State Street. Start the vacation from your car with a trip on Amtrak. You'll save 20% on the ticket - giving you more cash to be carefree in Santa Barbara.

Terms and Conditions
  • Exclusively available at Amtrak.com via a link after registering at www.SantaBarbaraCarFree.org or www.SantaBarbaraFamilyFun.com.
  • Valid for 20% off the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Valid for sale December 19, 2016 - December 18, 2017.
  • Valid for travel January 3 – December 21, 2017.
  • Blackout dates:
    - February 17 and 20, 2017
    - April 13 - 14 and 17, 2017
    - May 26 - 29, 2017
    - September 1 and 4, 2017
    - October 9, 2017
    - November 21 - 22 and 25 - 27, 2017
  • Advance reservations are required a minimum of three (3) days prior to travel.
  • Valid for travel on the San Joaquin, Coast Starlight, Pacific Surfliner and associated Thruways, except not valid on the 7000-8999 Thruway Series.
  • Valid for travel to/from the following Santa Barbara County Stations only: Carpinteria, Santa Barbara, Goleta, Guadalupe, Lompoc, Surf, Solvang, Santa Maria and Buellton.
  • Up to two (2) children (ages 2 - 12) may accompany each adult at half the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Children and infants must travel with an adult who is at least 18 years or older.
  • Valid for Coach seats; upgrade to Business Class is available upon full payment of applicable accommodation charges.
  • Not valid for sleeper accommodation upgrades.
  • Seating is limited, seats may not be available on all trains at all times.
  • Fares are subject to availability.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions, this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased.
  • Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • Once travel has begun, no changes to the itinerary are permitted.
  • Other restrictions may apply.
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You must click the "Book It Now" button to receive this discount.

Fare discount is automatically applied to the appropriate fare when qualifying travel is selected.

Valid for Sale
December 19, 2016 - December 18, 2017

Valid for Travel
January 3 - December 21, 2017