Cheap San Luis Obispo to Chico train tickets

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How much are San Luis Obispo to Chico train tickets?

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How to find cheap train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Chico ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Chico is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from San Luis Obispo to Chico was $64.55. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $13.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

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

The distance between San Luis Obispo to Chico is 314.05 miles or 505.29 km. A train trip from San Luis Obispo to Chico typically takes 11 hours, If you are looking to get to Chico faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 9 hours and 45 minutes to get from San Luis Obispo to Chico.

Going from San Luis Obispo to Chico by train takes over 11 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from San Luis Obispo to Chico are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between San Luis Obispo to Chico

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Chico. On the route to Chico 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Luis Obispo to Chico, usually offering 8 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Chico with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

San Luis Obispo to Chico is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Chico start from $59.00, and on average cost $68.64. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Chico. Amtrak in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1011 Railroad Ave and one other station. And in Chico trains arrive at 450 Orange St,

From San Luis Obispo to Chico train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chico faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $68.45 for a one-way train ticket to Chico.

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Avg. Time
11h 7m
Avg. Price
$68.64

Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Chico start from $46.00, and on average cost $64.48. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Chico. Amtrak Coast Starlight in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1011 Railroad Ave, And in Chico trains arrive at 450 Orange St,

From San Luis Obispo to Chico train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 10 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to Chico faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 10 hours and 0 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Chico on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $73.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from San Luis Obispo.

Restroom
Snacks
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
10h 12m
Avg. Price
$64.48

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Chico that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Luis Obispo serving this route is 1011 Railroad Ave, 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113.
  • 1011 Railroad Ave
  • 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113
There is one train station where trains arrive in Chico from San Luis Obispo., The busiest departure station in San Luis Obispo serving this route is 450 Orange St.
  • 450 Orange St