Duration 2h 46m
Distance 106.5 miles
Average price $35
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo takes 2h 46m and the fastest train takes 2h 42m. The train service runs several times per day from Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Santa Barbara Amtrak Station
  2. San Luis Obispo
2h 46m
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$30 - $45

Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo train times

Trains run three times a day between Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo. The earliest departure is at 12:40 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Santa Barbara is at 17:44 which arrives into San Luis Obispo at 20:36. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station station and arriving at San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo is 81 miles. The road distance is 106.5 miles.

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Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Santa Barbara Amtrak Station.

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Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station.

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There are 338+ hotels available in San Luis Obispo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo?

Amtrak operates a train from Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 46m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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