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There are 5 ways to get from Glendale to Avila Beach by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Glendale Amtrak to Grover Beach Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$77 - $101

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Bus  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Glendale Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop to Grover Beach Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

$40 - $50

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Glendale to Avila Beach 193.5 miles

$18 - $28

Train to Los Angeles, fly  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) LAX - SBP

$173 - $467

Fly from Burbank  •  5h

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) BUR - SBP

$205 - $856

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The cheapest way to get from Glendale to Avila Beach is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Glendale to Avila Beach is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 19m.

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The distance between Glendale and Avila Beach is 159 miles. The road distance is 193.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glendale to Avila Beach without a car is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Glendale to Avila Beach, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Glendale to Avila Beach is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs $75 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $50 and takes 5h 42m, you could also fly, which costs $200 - $900 and takes 5h.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glendale to Avila Beach is 193 miles. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Glendale to Avila Beach.

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United Airlines offers flights from Los Angeles Airport to San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Avila Beach. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Glendale to Avila Beach.
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  • Distance: 158.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Glendale, CA, USA and Avila Beach, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Glendale to Avila Beach twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Glendale to Avila Beach via Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop and Grover Beach Amtrak in around 5h 42m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Burbank to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Burbank to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Burbank to San Luis Obispo County Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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 Glendale Amtrak to Grover Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Glendale station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Metrolink Trains
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 Glendale Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop to Grover Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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The best way to get from Glendale to Burbank Airport is to train which takes 15m and costs $4 - $7.

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