There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to San Luis Obispo County Apt, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) SFO - SBP
  2. Take the bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to North County Transportation Center

$129 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to King City, Ca 6725 / ...
  2. Take the bus from S First / Pearl to North County Transportation Ctr / Paso Robles 84

$17 - $62

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Fly to Santa Barbara, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Santa Barbara (SBA) SFO - SBA
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak

Caltrain, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain Bullet / ...
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak Coast Starlight

$42 - $99

Bus Amtrak  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco - Transbay Terminal Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles 193.1 miles

$18 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Paso Robles is 168 miles. The road distance is 193.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles station. However, there are services departing from SFO Airport Terminal A-Lower Level and arriving at Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak via San Francisco - Transbay Terminal Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles station. However, there are services departing from Millbrae Caltrain and arriving at Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak via San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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There are 154+ hotels available in Paso Robles. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oakland Jack London Square Station.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles.
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  • Distance: 167.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Paso Robles, CA, USA?

You can take a train from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles via San Jose Diridon Caltrain and San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak in around 5 h 16 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Paso Robles 3 times a day, and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo County Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Santa Barbara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to North County Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
slorta.org
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Francisco - Transbay Terminal Amtrak to Paso Robles Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Jose, Ca to King City, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from Cahill / Diridon Station to S First / Pearl
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
mst.org
Bus from S First / Pearl to North County Transportation Ctr / Paso Robles
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
mst.org

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