San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA bus

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12:25AMSan Luis Obispo Amtrak Station5h50 06:15AMOakland Jack London Square Station
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Bus schedule from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA

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12:25AMSan Luis Obispo Amtrak Station5h50 06:15AMOakland Jack London Square Station
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12:45PMSan Luis Obispo5h45 06:30PMOakland
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02:15PMSan Luis Obispo5h45 08:00PMOakland
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Bus times from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA

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Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

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5 h 46 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

315 km

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

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12:45PMSan Luis Obispo5h45 06:30PMOakland
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Overview: Bus from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA

distanceDistance195 miles (315 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 25 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$36 (€33)
frequencyBus frequency3 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 3 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersAmtrak or Flixbus USA

Buses from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA cover the 195 miles (315 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 25 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Flixbus USA. Normally, there are 3 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $22 (€20), but the average price of bus tickets is $36 (€33).

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

You can travel by bus between San Luis Obispo, CA and Oakland, CA with Amtrak and FlixBus for as low as $22 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 22 min
  • Average Price: $22
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

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 Oakland, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA bus information:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 46 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • Amtrak frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Bus to Oakland, CA from San Luis Obispo, CA

Take the bus to Oakland, CA 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 Oakland, CA.
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Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA for as low as $22 (€20)  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA bus price to come in at an average of $36 (€33)  one way.
The distance to Oakland, CA from San Luis Obispo, CA by bus is approximately 195 miles (315 km).
The San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA bus duration is on average 4 h 25 min, which is to be expected when traveling 195 miles (315 km) between San Luis Obispo, CA and Oakland, CA. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the best San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA bus to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Flixbus USA. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 3 buses a day from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first bus from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA at 7: 55 PM. The last bus from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA that you can take departs at 11: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
If you buy a bus ticket from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€33) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from San Luis Obispo, CA to Oakland, CA are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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