There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles to Morro Bay by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Maria, Ca 6742 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santa Maria Transit Center to Government Center Osos & Palm 10 / ...

$28 - $59

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Train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Luis Obispo Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$51 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Morro Bay 215 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, line 12 bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) LAX - SBP
  2. Take the line 12 bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park

$133 - $415

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Morro Bay is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Morro Bay is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Morro Bay is 175 miles. The road distance is 215 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Los Angeles to Morro Bay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Morro Bay. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park via Santa Maria Transit Center and Government Center Osos & Palm. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

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There are 193+ hotels available in Morro Bay. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Morro Bay.
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  • Distance: 174.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Morro Bay, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Morro Bay via Santa Maria, Ca, Santa Maria Transit Center, and Government Center Osos & Palm in around 6 h 53 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Morro Bay 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Maria, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Santa Maria Transit Center to Government Center Osos & Palm
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
slorta.org
Bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
slorta.org

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