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There are 9 ways to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas by plane, 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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Fly from San Luis Obispo County Apt  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) to Las Vegas (LAS) SBP - LAS

$187 - $468

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Bus to Santa Barbara, fly  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Santa Barbara (SBA) to Las Vegas (LAS) SBA - LAS

$46 - $328

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Bus to Santa Maria, fly  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to Hagerman Softball Complex
  2. Fly from Santa Maria (SMX) to Las Vegas (LAS) SMX - LAS

$78 - $279

Train to Burbank, fly  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Burbank Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS

$159 - $608

Train, bus Boltbus  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Las Vegas Hollywood

$65 - $142

Bus Amtrak  •  11h 45m

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Hanford Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Hanford Amtrak Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Las Vegas Amtrak Station

Bus Flixbus USA  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to Santa Maria Transit Center 10 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Santa Maria Airport, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
  3. Take the bus from LA Downtown to Las Vegas Downtown

$87 - $111

Train, bus via Barstow, Ca  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the train from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Victorville Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Victorville, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv

$105 - $249

Drive  •  7h 11m

  1. Drive from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas 424.9 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas is to bus and fly which costs $75 - $280 and takes 4h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Luis Obispo station to Las Vegas station. However, there are services departing from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station and arriving at Las Vegas Amtrak Station via Hanford Amtrak Station and Bakersfield Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 45m.

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The distance between San Luis Obispo and Las Vegas is 318 miles. The road distance is 424.9 miles.

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The best way to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas without a car is to train and bus which takes 11h 35m and costs $65 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas, including transfers.

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San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas is to fly which takes 5h 58m and costs $180 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport to Las Vegas Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Las Vegas Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas.
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  • Distance: 317.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between San Luis Obispo, CA, USA and Las Vegas, NV, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas via Hanford Amtrak Station and Bakersfield Amtrak Station in around 11h 45m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt to Las Vegas via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Santa Maria to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Corporate Flight Management
Website
contouraviation.com
Flights from Santa Barbara to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Burbank Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
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 San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Victorville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
San Luis Obispo RTA
Website
slorta.org
Bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to Hagerman Softball Complex
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
slorta.org
Bus from Government Center Osos & Palm to Santa Maria Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
slorta.org
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 San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Luis Obispo Amtrak Station to Hanford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Hanford Amtrak Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak Station to Las Vegas Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Boltbus
Central Coast Shuttle
Website
centralcoastshuttle.com
Bus from Santa Maria Airport, CA to Los Angeles Airport, CA
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Schedules at
centralcoastshuttle.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from LA Downtown to Las Vegas Downtown
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
flixbus.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 Victorville, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Barstow, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Yes, the driving distance between San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas is 425 miles. It takes approximately 7h 11m to drive from San Luis Obispo to Las Vegas.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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There are 479+ hotels available in Las Vegas. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Luis Obispo to San Luis Obispo County Apt Airport is to bus which takes 25m and costs $1 - $3.

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