UCSB Parking and Transportation Services
If you plan to drive to campus learn more about parking permits.
The Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) serves those who commute to UCSB by foot, skateboard, bicycle, bus, carpool, vanpool or train.
All public transportation is easily accessible by MTD bus lines.
- City Buses (MTD): Registered UCSB students may ride the bus for free with valid student ID.
- Greyhound Bus: located in the Train Depot next to the Amtrak station downtown.
- Amtrak: there are two local stations, one in Goleta and another downtown on lower State Street.
- Airlines: the Santa Barbara Airport is adjacent to the UCSB campus.
- Santa Barbara Airbus: local transportation to LAX and Burbank Airports. Charters, play & concert connections, and much more.
Other Transportation Options
Here are a few other options: