Cheap bus tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Maria, CA

from $20.99

Traveling during COVID-19

Find all the current information about our network.
Network updates

Our Safety Measures

To make traveling safe and comfortable, we ensure high hygiene standards.
Health & Safety

Satisfied Customers

We've transported 100+ million happy customers worldwide. US customers give us an amazing 4.5 stars.
Read customer reviews

The Green Choice

FlixBus is one of the most eco-friendly ways to travel. Learn more about our sustainability initiatives and carbon offset programs.
Offset emissions for your trips

On this page


Rides:Los Angeles, CA Santa Maria, CA (11/27/2022)

5:0 hrs
UCLA (Gayley/Strathmore)
Santa Maria
Almost full
$79.98
3:40 hrs
Downtown LA (N Vignes St)
Santa Maria
Almost full
$71.99
Find all dates and times for this route

Bus stations and stops in Los Angeles, CA

Please note: your ticket will contain the most up-to-date address information.

Los Angeles Downtown (N Vignes St)

Los Angeles (Hollywood / Highland)

Los Angeles (Gayley Ave & Strathmore Place - University of California, Los Angeles)

Los Angeles (Hope St/Jefferson Blvd - University of Southern California )

Los Angeles (Lankershim/Magnolia - North Hollywood)

Downey (Stonewood Center)

Baldwin Park/El Monte

Los Angeles (Greyhound Bus Station)

Los Angeles (Laurel Canyon/Rinaldi - San Fernando)

Los Angeles (West LA - Expo/Sepulveda)

Union Station Los Angeles Departure

Discover all destinations

Choose from over 80 travel destinations in 11 states and growing!

Explore the map
Los Angeles, CA - Santa Maria, CA : Quick information
Online payment

Yes

Distance

139 miles

Direct connection

Yes

Environmentally-friendly travel?

Yes

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles to Santa Maria by bus?
The quickest bus trip from Los Angeles to Santa Maria takes as little as 3 hours.
What is the distance between Los Angeles and Santa Maria?
The bus route from Los Angeles to Santa Maria covers 160 miles. FlixBus can bring you from Los Angeles to Santa Maria in as little as 3 hours.
How much is the bus ticket between Los Angeles and Santa Maria?
You can get from Los Angeles to Santa Maria for as little as $30.99. On average, tickets for this connection cost $58.32.
What route does the bus from Los Angeles to Santa Maria take?
There are direct connections from Los Angeles to Santa Maria. Among them up to 1 buses running daily from Los Angeles to Santa Maria, 1 are direct connections. The fastest bus on this connection has 3 stop(s).
How can I pay for the bus from Los Angeles to Santa Maria?
You can buy your bus ticket from Los Angeles to Santa Maria choosing your preferred payment method among card, Paypal, Google Pay, and more!
Where can I see if my bus from Los Angeles to Santa Maria is on time?
You can track your bus location on our Real-Time Info Tool. Just select the relevant bus stop and check the time of arrival. Find out where your bus is and check if there are delays on the route.

Find the cheapest buses from Los Angeles to Santa Maria

Getting from Los Angeles to Santa Maria is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 160 miles apart and traveling between the two takes as fast as 3 hours.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.
Bus tickets between Los Angeles and Santa Maria cost $58.32 on average, but you can get tickets for as low as $30.99 if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays.

For a quick, easy and environmentally-conscious choice, travel with FlixBus.
We have a large network of 200 destinations, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for great value.

Traveling from Los Angeles to Santa Maria

It's easy to get from Los Angeles to Santa Maria with FlixBus, with 1 direct buses per day.
You can expect a minimum of 3 stops on your journey. It can take a minimum time of 3 hours.
Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we're working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.
The average cost of bus travel between Los Angeles and Santa Maria is $58.32, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.

Taking the bus from Los Angeles

Traveling from Los Angeles and not familiar with it? Here's everything you need to know.
Los Angeles is a transport hub with 12 bus station(s); the 35 connections departing from Los Angeles every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.

Arriving in Santa Maria

Traveling to Santa Maria for the first time? Here's what you need to know:
Santa Maria is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network, with 6 connections arriving in one of the 2 bus station(s) of the city, giving you easy access to all corners of the country.

What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Los Angeles to Santa Maria

Getting from Los Angeles to Santa Maria aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.
You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you're taking a long trip, you don't need to worry about traveling light.
All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.
Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.


Onboard services are subject to availability