Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA bus

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Cheap bus tickets from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
FlixBus
11:30AM4h35
Los Angeles, CA
04:05PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$331One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
09:15AM7h00
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
04:15PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$871One-way
2 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
09:15AM7h10
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
04:25PMSan Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
$871One-way
2 transfers

Bus schedule from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

Showing buses for tomorrow, Sunday, July 14
Amtrak
09:15AM7h00
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
04:15PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
2 transfers
Amtrak
09:15AM7h10
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
04:25PMSan Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
2 transfers
FlixBus
11:30AM4h35
Los Angeles, CA
04:05PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
0 transfers

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Bus times from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

Showing times and prices for Jul 14

Fastest Journey

4 h 35 m

Average

6 h 15 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

260 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Los Angeles, CA for San Luis Obispo, CA every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
FlixBus
11:30AM4h35
Los Angeles, CA
04:05PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$331One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
09:15AM7h00
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
04:15PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$871One-way
2 transfers
Amtrak
09:15AM7h10
Union Station, Los Angeles, CA
04:25PMSan Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
$871One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$55 (€48)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersAmtrak or FlixBus

Buses from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA cover the 161 miles (259 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 30 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or FlixBus. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $26 (€22), but the average price of bus tickets is $55 (€48).

Bus providers: Amtrak and FlixBus from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

Buy your official Amtrak and FlixBus bus tickets to San Luis Obispo, CA from Los Angeles, CA from $26 (€22) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak buses running daily, you can travel by bus across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela bus for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your bus journey to San Luis Obispo, CA from Los Angeles, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Bus information from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 1 min
  • Cheapest Price: $49
  • Amtrak frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

FAQs: Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA.
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Cheap bus tickets from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA can start from as little as $26 (€22) when you book in advance. The average bus ticket price for Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA is $55 (€48); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA bus time is 4 h 30 min   covering the 161 mile (259 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA leaves at 12: 00 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA leaves at 7: 30 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus a day from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA with Amtrak or FlixBus. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct buses.
For the best Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or FlixBus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus companies with services between Los Angeles, CA and San Luis Obispo, CA to compare what amenities they may offer.
A trip to San Luis Obispo, CA from Los Angeles, CA is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Los Angeles, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA by bus is August.
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