Santa Barbara Municipal Airport is recommended as the final flight destination. Several daily flights arrive from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver and Dallas/Fort Worth. The university is a 10-minute drive from the airport.
Santa Barbara Airbus
Several daily bus trips from Los Angeles International Airport to Santa Barbara are available for about $75 round trip. Make reservations at: (800) 423-1618, toll-free in the U.S. and Canada; (805) 964-7759; or www.sbairbus.com. Discounts are available for advance reservations and parties of two or more.
Terminals are located in Santa Barbara (15 miles from campus) and Goleta (five miles from campus).
The university is easily accessible from highway route US-101. Get maps and directions online.
Casual clothing is in order with a sweater or light jacket occasionally needed for the evenings. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended as the university is essentially a pedestrian campus.
Founded by the Spanish in the 18th century, Santa Barbara is considered to be one of the jewels of the California coast. It lies approximately 100 miles northwest of Los Angeles, nestled against the Santa Ynez mountains, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. In June, the days are warm (70º F), and the nights are cool (50º F), with occasional morning fog. Nearby are many excellent ocean beaches, lakes, forests and mountains with varied hiking trails. Daily excursions can be made to the Hearst Castle, the flower fields of Lompoc, the Old World Village of Solvang, the Mission, the famous Court House, or the Botanical Gardens.
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