There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to San Simeon by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take a taxi from Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak to San Simeon

$178 - $280

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Barbara, CA to Grover Beach, CA
  3. Take the bus from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park to Castillo Drive at Otter Way NB 15

$67 - $78

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Grover Beach Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park to Castillo Drive at Otter Way NB 15

$108 - $183

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to San Simeon 240.6 miles

$23 - $35

Fly, line 12 bus, bus  •  6 h 30 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
  3. Take the bus from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park to Castillo Drive at Otter Way NB

$136 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to San Simeon is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to San Simeon is to drive which takes 4 h 12 min and costs $23 - $35.

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The distance between Los Angeles and San Simeon is 317 km. The road distance is 385 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Los Angeles to San Simeon, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and San Simeon, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to San Simeon via Santa Barbara, CA, Grover Beach, CA, Government Center Osos & Palm, and Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park in around 9 h 8 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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Grover Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park to Castillo Drive at Otter Way NB
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$0
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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Barbara, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara, CA to Grover Beach, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak to San Simeon
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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