San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA train

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

Showing times and prices for Jun 19

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

5 h 32 m

Average

6 h 11 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

260 km

Cheap train tickets from San Luis Obispo, CA to start from $61 with an average ticket price of $67.

The fastest train from San Luis Obispo, CA to takes 5h 32m in comparison to an average duration of 6h 11m and covers a distance of 260 km.

10 trains that leave San Luis Obispo, CA for every day with 3 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Amtrak
06:11AM5h32
San Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
11:43AMUnion Station, Los Angeles, CA
$611One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Amtrak
04:12PM5h34
San Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
09:46PMUnion Station, Los Angeles, CA
$611One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
03:30PM6h16
San Luis Obispo, CA
09:46PMUnion Station, Los Angeles, CA
$691One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
04:00AM5h46
San Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
09:46AMUnion Station, Los Angeles, CA
$731One-way
1 transfer
Amtrak
10:35AM6h13
San Luis Obispo Station, San Luis Obispo, CA
04:48PMUnion Station, Los Angeles, CA
$731One-way
1 transfer

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

distanceDistance161 miles (259 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$58 (€51)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak

Trains from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA cover the 161 miles (259 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 32 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $58 (€51), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $42 (€37).

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

Buy your official Amtrak train tickets from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA from $60 (€53) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient journey.

Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Los Angeles, CA from San Luis Obispo, CA, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.

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

  • Average Duration: 5 h 34 min
  • Cheapest Price: $60
  • Amtrak frequency: 4 a day

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

FAQs: Travel by train from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, 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 Los Angeles, CA.
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Cheap train tickets from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA can start from as little as $42 (€37) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA is $58 (€51); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA train time is 5 h 32 min   covering the 161 mile (259 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA leaves at 1: 11 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA leaves at 11: 37 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA without having to change trains with Amtrak. There are 3 direct trains from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Los Angeles, CA from San Luis Obispo, CA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 37 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from San Luis Obispo, CA to Los Angeles, CA by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between San Luis Obispo, CA and Los Angeles, CA including taking a train or bus.

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