Travel from Monterey to San-Luis-Obispo

Bus or train from Monterey to San Luis Obispo?

Monterey-Salinas Transit operates a train from Monterey to San Luis Obispo hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 57 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Monterey-Salinas Transit operates a bus from Monterey to San Luis Obispo hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 57 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Monterey to San Luis Obispo

From Tyler / Franklin bus to Salinas Amtrak then train to San Luis Obispo Amtrak. 5 h 16 min $58. From Tyler / Franklin line 20 bus to Salinas, CA, bus to LOVR at Calle Joaquin, then bus to Santa Rosa at Higuera. 6 h 27 min $40. From Tyler / Franklin line 20 bus to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 9, bus to Canal / Bassett Street, bus to North County Transportation Center, then bus to San Luis Obispo. 7 h 32 min $27. From Monterey drive to San Luis Obispo. 2 h 30 min $17. From Monterey shuttle to San Francisco airport, fly to San Luis Obispo County Apt airport, then bus to San Luis Obispo. 5 h 22 min $182.
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    Monterey to San Luis Obispo:

    1. Trip:
      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $33 - $85
      • Duration: 5 h 16 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $33 - $85
        • Duration: 5 h 16 min
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      2 Bus Greyhound USA
      • One-Way approx: USD $23 - $52
      • Duration: 6 h 27 min
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        2 Bus Greyhound USA
        • One-Way approx: USD $23 - $52
        • Duration: 6 h 27 min
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      3 Bus via Canal / Bassett Street
      • One-Way approx: USD $23 - $35
      • Duration: 7 h 32 min
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        3 Bus via Canal / Bassett Street
        • One-Way approx: USD $23 - $35
        • Duration: 7 h 32 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $14 - $21
      • Duration: 2 h 30 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $14 - $21
        • Duration: 2 h 30 min
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      5 Shuttle, fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $167 - $312
      • Duration: 5 h 22 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $167 - $312
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