San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles bus

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07:25PMSan Luis Obispo4h55 12:20AMLos Angeles
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Bus times from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles

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Fastest Journey

4 h 55 m

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4 h 55 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

260 km

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

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

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$24 (€24)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus companiesAmtrak or Flixbus USA

Buses from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles cover the 161 miles (259 km) long route taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Flixbus USA. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $24 (€24), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $18 (€18).

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

Find the best buses between San Luis Obispo, CA and Los Angeles with Omio's travel partners Amtrak and FlixBus from $18 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

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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 from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

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

  • Average Duration: 4 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $37
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

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

  • Average Duration: 5 h 5 min
  • Average Price: $18
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Los Angeles from San Luis Obispo, CA

Take the bus to Los Angeles easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles to cost as little as $18 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles bus price to come in at an average of $24 (€24)  one way.
The bus distance from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles is around 161 miles (259 km).
The San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles bus duration is on average 4 h 55 min, which is to be expected when traveling 161 miles (259 km) from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the trip from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles you can take a bus with Amtrak or Flixbus USA. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Los Angeles from San Luis Obispo, CA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, there is 1 direct bus per day from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, and you can find a direct bus for this route with Amtrak  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your bus ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The average number of buses departing San Luis Obispo, CA for Los Angeles is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the earliest bus from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles at 9: 00 PM   or take the last bus from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles leaving at 10: 15 PM. Look for the latest San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
You can find buses between San Luis Obispo, CA and Los Angeles to cost on average $24 (€24) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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