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Compare train tickets from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo?

Lowest Price£44.29
Fastest Train7h 48m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines1
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Oceanside-San Luis Obispo Train Timetable

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, £45.41 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo. By booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £3.79 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo?

The distance between Oceanside and San Luis Obispo is approximately 236 miles, or 380 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 48 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Oceanside at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 13:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from San Luis Obispo to Oceanside.

What train services are there from Oceanside to San Luis Obispo?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Oceanside to San Luis Obispo. However, there are 5 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak58h 30m£47.91

Where is the train station in Oceanside?

There is one train station in Oceanside:

  • Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St

Where is the train station in San Luis Obispo?

San Luis Obispo receives travelers from Oceanside at its two active train stations:

  • 1011 Railroad Ave
  • 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113

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