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Transportation

The Resort is easily accessible by air, rail and road from anywhere within North America. Major carriers fly into the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, only 20 minutes from the Resort. Private jet service is available through Santa Barbara Aviation. Amtrack's Pacific Surfliner offers daily direct trips from San Diego to San Luis Obispo. All major car rental firms operate at the airport (guests can make rental arrangements through the Concierge); taxis and limousine services are also available.

 

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Directions from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA)

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Note: Google Maps directions may differ from the Resort's suggested route.

Travel time 20 minutes
Distance 12 miles (19 kilometres)
  • Turn right out of airport parking onto William Moffett Road
  • Turn left onto entrance of Highway 101 South
  • Exit at Olive Mill Road
  • Turn right onto Channel Drive at the stop sign
  • The Hotel is on the right

 

Limousine service

Rental car, taxi and limousine service can be arranged through our Concierge with applicable fee.

Directions from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

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Note: Google Maps directions may differ from the Resort's suggested route.

Travel time 1 hour 50 minutes
Distance 93 miles (150 kilometres)
  • Exit onto Century Boulevard
  • Turn right onto Highway 405 North
  • Merge onto Highway 101 North (Ventura Freeway)
  • Exit at Olive Mill Road/Coast Village Road
  • Turn left at stop sign
  • The Hotel is on the right

 

Limousine service is available with applicable fee.

ARRIVAL BY TRAIN

Our iconic railroad has offered first class accommodations to travelers of the Resort since 1927. Relax on your journey while you enjoy breathtaking seascape views on your way through the California coastline. Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara engages in efforts to preserve and protect the planet and have partnered with Santa Barbara Car Free whose mission is to create a cleaner and healthier planet. Reserve your first class ticket here and receive a 20% discount on your next trip to the American Riviera. 

Shuttle Service

On Saturdays and Sundays, our shuttle runs continuously to and from downtown Santa Barbara from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The shuttle drops off and picks up at Saks Fifth Avenue, allowing guests to take a leisurely stroll down historic State Street and explore its many shopping opportunities. The last departure from the Resort is at 4:30 pm, with the last pick up downtown at 5:00 pm. Reservations are not required for this first-come, first serve, complimentary service.