There are 7 ways to get from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles by bus, train, night 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.

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Bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Maria, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6731 / ...

$27 - $60

6 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Grover Beach Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$45 - $115

Night bus, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the night bus from Grover Beach Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles 189.5 miles

$18 - $27

Line 10 bus to San Luis Obispo County Apt, fly to Los Angeles  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Pismo Beach Premium Outlet Center to Government Center Osos & Palm
  2. Fly from San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) to Los Angeles (LAX) SBP - LAX

$132 - $418

Train to Santa Barbara, fly to Los Angeles  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Grover Beach Amtrak to Goleta Amtrak
  2. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Los Angeles (LAX) SBA - LAX

$120 - $288

Fly San Luis Obispo County Apt to Burbank  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) to Burbank (BUR) SBP - BUR

$151 - $717

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The cheapest way to get from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Pismo Beach and Los Angeles is 157 miles. The road distance is 189.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles. However, there are services departing from Pismo Beach Premium Outlet Center and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca via Santa Maria, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 156.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Pismo Beach, CA, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Burbank via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Burbank via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Grover Beach Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h
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
Train from Grover Beach Amtrak to Goleta Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Santa Maria, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Grover Beach Amtrak to Santa Barbara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Pismo Beach Premium Outlet Center to Government Center Osos & Palm
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
slorta.org

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