The distance between San Luis Obispo to Salinas is 111.37 miles or 179.19 km. A train trip from San Luis Obispo to Salinas typically takes 2 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salinas faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Coast Starlight. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 53 minutes to get from San Luis Obispo to Salinas.
Getting to Salinas from San Luis Obispo by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Salinas from San Luis Obispo is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Salinas and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.
On Friday trains from San Luis Obispo to Salinas 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 Coast Starlight train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Salinas start from $29.00, and on average cost $29.26. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Salinas. Amtrak Coast Starlight in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1011 Railroad Ave, And in Salinas trains arrive at 11 Station Pl,
From San Luis Obispo to Salinas train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 2 hours and 53 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Salinas on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $29.14 for a one-way weekend reservation from San Luis Obispo.