Cheap San Luis Obispo to San Marcos  train tickets

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How much are San Luis Obispo to San Marcos train tickets?

Lowest Price$199.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos 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 San Marcos was $200.73. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 San Marcos ? How far is San Luis Obispo to San Marcos ?

The distance between San Luis Obispo to San Marcos is 1371.52 miles or 2206.68 km. A train trip from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos typically takes 45 hours, If you are looking to get to San Marcos faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 39 hours and 12 minutes to get from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos.

Going from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos by train takes over 45 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 Monday trains from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos 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 San Marcos

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to San Marcos. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Luis Obispo to San Marcos route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Luis Obispo to San Marcos, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects San Luis Obispo to San Marcos

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Luis Obispo to San Marcos start from $199.00, and on average cost $200.73. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to San Marcos. Amtrak in San Luis Obispo leaves from 1011 Railroad Ave and one other station. And in San Marcos trains arrive at 338 S Guadalupe St - San Marcos Intermodal Station,

From San Luis Obispo to San Marcos train travel on Amtrak takes 45 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Marcos faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 39 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $200.73 for a one-way train ticket to San Marcos.

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Avg. Time
1d 21h 4m
Avg. Price
$200.73

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to San Marcos 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 San Marcos from San Luis Obispo., The busiest departure station in San Luis Obispo serving this route is 338 S Guadalupe St - San Marcos Intermodal Station.
  • 338 S Guadalupe St - San Marcos Intermodal Station