Cheap train tickets from Santa Maria, CA to Paso Robles

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How much are train tickets from Santa Maria, CA to Paso Robles?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Santa Maria, CA to Paso Robles?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Santa Maria to Paso Robles 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 Santa Maria to Paso Robles was $24.50. 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 $3.00 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 ride from Santa Maria, CA to Paso Robles?

The distance between Santa Maria and Paso Robles is approximately 48.86 miles, or 78.61 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 7 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Santa Maria to Paso Robles?

On Sunday trains from Santa Maria to Paso Robles 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Santa Maria, CA to Paso Robles

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Maria to Paso Robles route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Maria to Paso Robles, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Maria to Paso Robles, 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 company connects Santa Maria to Paso Robles

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Santa Maria to Paso Robles start from $23.00, and on average cost $26.48. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Paso Robles. Amtrak in Santa Maria leaves from IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave, And in Paso Robles trains arrive at Intermodal Station - 800 Pine St,

From Santa Maria to Paso Robles train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Paso Robles faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 7 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Paso Robles on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $27.57 for a one-way weekend reservation from Santa Maria.

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Avg. Time
3h 8m
Avg. Price
$26.48

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Santa Maria on their way to Paso Robles. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Santa Maria are:
  • IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave
There is one train station where trains arrive in Paso Robles from Santa Maria. These are the busiest arriving stations in Paso Robles:
  • Intermodal Station - 800 Pine St