Compare train tickets from Fresno to San Luis Obispo
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Fresno to San Luis Obispo right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
Can you take a train all the way from Fresno to San Luis Obispo?
What is the price of a train ticket from Fresno to San Luis Obispo?
In the last month, €25.42 was the average price of a train ticket from Fresno, CA to San Luis Obispo, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 20 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €7.48 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Fresno to San Luis Obispo?
The distance between Fresno and San Luis Obispo is approximately 113 miles, or 181 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 35 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 26 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 Fresno to San Luis Obispo are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Fresno at 11:00 and arrives in San Luis Obispo around 4 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Fresno to San Luis Obispo?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, 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 Fresno.
Which train should you take from Fresno to San Luis Obispo?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Fresno, California to San Luis Obispo, California. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
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Where is the train station in Fresno?
There is one train station in Fresno:
- Santa Fe Station - 2650 Tulare St
Where is the train station in San Luis Obispo?
San Luis Obispo receives travelers from Fresno at its two active train stations:
- 1011 Railroad Ave
- 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113
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