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There are 3 ways to get from Fresno to Pismo Beach by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Hanford Amtrak Station San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Hanford Amtrak Station to Grover Beach Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

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Train, bus Orange Belt Stages  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Hanford Amtrak Station San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Hanford to Grover Beach 402

$50 - $91

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 47m

  1. Drive from Fresno to Pismo Beach 151.7 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Fresno to Pismo Beach is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Fresno to Pismo Beach is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 47m.

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The distance between Fresno and Pismo Beach is 122 miles. The road distance is 151.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Pismo Beach without a car is to train and bus which takes 5h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Fresno to Pismo Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fresno to Pismo Beach is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Fresno to Pismo Beach.

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There are 183+ hotels available in Pismo Beach. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fresno to Pismo Beach.
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  • Distance: 121.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and Pismo Beach, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fresno to Pismo Beach. However, you can take the train to Hanford Amtrak Station, take the walk to Hanford Amtrak Station, take the bus to Grover Beach Amtrak, take the walk to West Grand Avenue @ 2nd Street WB, then take the line 21 bus to Dolliver Street @ Pomeroy Avenue NB. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fresno to Pismo Beach via Hanford Amtrak Station, Hanford, Grover Beach, and West Grand Avenue @ 2nd Street WB in around 5h 54m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Hanford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Hanford Amtrak Station to Grover Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Orange Belt Stages
Website
orangebelt.com
Bus from Hanford to Grover Beach
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
orangebelt.com

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