San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA train

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Cheap train tickets and times from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

Showing times and prices for May 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

8 h 25 m

Average

9 h 3 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

431 km

Cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to start from $70 with an average ticket price of $88.

The fastest train from San Diego, CA to takes 8h 25m in comparison to an average duration of 9h 3m and covers a distance of 431 km.

3 trains that leave San Diego, CA for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Amtrak
07:01PM8h45
San Diego, CA
03:46AMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$701One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
06:45PM10h01
San Diego, CA
04:46AMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$861One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
01:45PM8h25
San Diego, CA
10:10PMSan Luis Obispo, CA
$1081One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

distanceDistance267 miles (430 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$85 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA cover the 267 miles (430 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 25 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $69 (€60), but the average price of train tickets is $85 (€73).

Train providers: Amtrak from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA trains

Buy your official Amtrak train tickets between San Diego, CA and San Luis Obispo, CA from $158 (€136) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey between San Diego, CA and San Luis Obispo, CA.

Train information from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: $158
  • Amtrak frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Trains from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA

FAQs: Travel by train from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, 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 Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA can start from as little as $69 (€60) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA is $85 (€73); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA is 8 h 25 min   to travel the 267 mile (430 km) long journey, with around there are 2 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA leaves at 1: 45 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA leaves at 8: 10 PM.
There are 2 trains a day from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA which require at least one change with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 10 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from San Diego, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA by train is January.
You have options as you can travel between San Diego, CA and San Luis Obispo, CA 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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