There are 4 ways to get from Morro Bay to Fresno by bus, train or car

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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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  6 h

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly to Hanford, CA 4012 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hanford Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Obispo to Visalia, CA 401
  2. Take the bus from Visalia, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6818 / ...

$42 - $79

2 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park to Government Center Osos & Palm 12 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly to Hanford, CA
  3. Take the bus from Hanford Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Morro Bay to Fresno 139.8 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Morro Bay to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park and arriving at Fresno Amtrak via Downtown Transit Center, San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly and Hanford Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 33 min.

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The distance between Morro Bay and Fresno is 114 miles. The road distance is 139.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Morro Bay to Fresno without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Morro Bay to Fresno, including transfers.

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Morro Bay to Fresno bus services, operated by San Luis Obispo RTA, depart from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park station.

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Morro Bay to Fresno bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fresno Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Morro Bay to Fresno is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Morro Bay to Fresno.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Fresno. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Morro Bay to Fresno.
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  • Distance: 113.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

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

You can take a bus from Morro Bay to Fresno via Government Center Osos & Palm, Downtown Transit Center, Performing Arts Center, San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly, Hanford, CA, and Hanford Amtrak in around 7 h 33 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hanford Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Luis Obispo, CA - Cal Poly to Hanford, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Hanford Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Harbor St at Piney Way entering Morro Bay Park to Government Center Osos & Palm
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
slorta.org
Orange Belt Stages
Website
orangebelt.com
Bus from San Luis Obispo to Visalia, CA
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
orangebelt.com
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 Visalia, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24

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