Travel from San-Francisco to Pismo-Beach

Train, bus or fly from San Francisco to Pismo Beach?

United Airlines flies from San Francisco to Pismo Beach 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Francisco to Pismo Beach via San Jose, CA and West Grand Avenue @ 2nd Street WB in around 7 hours 7 minutes.

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How to get from San Francisco to Pismo Beach

ModeDurationPrice
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to San Francisco airport, fly to San Luis Obispo County Apt airport, then line 10 bus to Pismo Beach.3 h 47 min$142
From San Francisco, CA bus to San Jose, CA, Amtrak Thruway to West Grand Avenue @ 2nd Street WB, then line 21 bus to Dolliver St @ San Luis Ave.7 h 7 min
From San Francisco Caltrain Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak, train to Amtrak Station, bus to San Luis Obispo, then line 10 bus to Pismo Beach Premium Outlet Center.8 h 43 min$87
From Market St & South Van Ness Ave bus to San Francisco, CA, bus to LOVR at Calle Joaquin, bus to San Luis Obispo, then line 10 bus to Pismo Beach Premium Outlet Center.10 h 3 min$64
From San Francisco drive to Pismo Beach.4 h 9 min$29

How long does it take to get from San Francisco to Pismo Beach?

It takes approximately 3 hours 47 minutes to get from San Francisco to Pismo Beach, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between San Francisco and Pismo Beach?

No, there is no direct bus from San Francisco to Pismo Beach. However, there are services departing from San Francisco, CA and arriving at Dolliver St @ San Luis Ave via San Jose, CA and West Grand Avenue @ 2nd Street WB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 hours 7 minutes.

Operators from San Francisco to Pismo Beach

OperatorPhoneWebsite
BARTBART
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
San Luis Obispo RTASan Luis Obispo RTA
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
CaltrainCaltrain
SLO Transit+1 805-541-2877SLO Transit
San Francisco Municipal Transportation AgencySan Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency