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There are 8 ways to get from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach by train, bus, car, plane or night bus

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

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Train  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the train from Moreno Valley/March Field to Fullerton station 91/Pvl
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Amtrak Station to Grover Beach Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$86 - $120

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Bus  •  12h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Montclair Transit Center to Grand Ave and 2nd St W
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Maria, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Santa Maria Transit Center to South Higuera at Suburban Road 10

$60 - $93

6 alternative options

Bus via Goleta  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Riverside, CA to Los Angeles, CA
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop to Grover Beach Amtrak

Drive  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach 260.1 miles

$25 - $40

Bus to Indio/Palm Springs, fly  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Moreno Valley Mall at Home Town Buf to Town Center & Hahn
  2. Fly from Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) PSP - SBP

$166 - $614

Line 210 night bus, train to Los Angeles, fly  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the line 210 night bus from Moreno Valley Mall + Hometown Buff to Riverside-Downtown station
  2. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
  3. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) LAX - SBP

$180 - $478

Train to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to Downtown Pomona station
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) ONT - SBP

$220 - $864

Train to Santa Ana, fly  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to Tustin station
  2. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) SNA - SBP

$212 - $869

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The cheapest way to get from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 26m.

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The distance between Moreno Valley and Avila Beach is 218 miles. The road distance is 260.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach without a car is to train which takes 9h 27m and costs $85 - $120.

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It takes approximately 9h 27m to get from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach is to train which takes 9h 27m and costs $85 - $120. Alternatively, you can bus via Goleta, which costs and takes 10h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Indio/Palm Springs Airport to San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 50m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Moreno Valley to Avila Beach is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4h 26m to drive from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Indio/Palm Springs 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 Moreno Valley to Avila Beach.
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  • Distance: 218.2 miles
  • Duration: 9h 27m

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

You can take a train from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach via Moreno Valley March Field Sta, Moreno Valley/March Field, Fullerton station, Fullerton Amtrak Station, and Grover Beach Amtrak in around 9h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Moreno Valley to Avila Beach via Magnolia Opp Elizabeth, Magnolia + Elizabeth, Vine St Layover, Riverside, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles Union Station, Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop, and Grover Beach Amtrak in around 10h 45m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to San Luis Obispo County Apt via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Santa Ana to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to San Luis Obispo County Apt via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indio/Palm Springs to San Luis Obispo County Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to San Luis Obispo County Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Santa Ana to San Luis Obispo County Apt via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Moreno Valley/March Field to Fullerton station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Metrolink Trains
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Metrolink Trains
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to Downtown Pomona station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Metrolink Trains
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to Tustin station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Metrolink Trains
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
Train from Fullerton Amtrak Station to Grover Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
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 Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
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
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Montclair Transit Center to Grand Ave and 2nd St W
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Santa Maria Transit Center to South Higuera at Suburban Road
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
slorta.org
Sunline Transit
Phone
+1 760-343-3451
Website
sunline.org
Bus from Moreno Valley Mall at Home Town Buf to Town Center & Hahn
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
sunline.org
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Night bus from Moreno Valley Mall + Hometown Buff to Riverside-Downtown station
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com

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