Cheap Boston to San Luis Obispo  train tickets

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How much are Boston to San Luis Obispo train tickets?

Lowest Price$322.00
Fastest77h 0m
Daily Schedules12
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How to find cheap train tickets from Boston to San Luis Obispo ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to San Luis Obispo 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 Boston to San Luis Obispo was $403.47. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 1 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 Boston to San Luis Obispo ? How far is Boston to San Luis Obispo ?

The distance between Boston to San Luis Obispo is 2677.37 miles or 4307.72 km. A train trip from Boston to San Luis Obispo typically takes 85 hours, If you are looking to get to San Luis Obispo faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 76 hours and 33 minutes to get from Boston to San Luis Obispo.

Going from Boston to San Luis Obispo by train takes over 85 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 Friday trains from Boston to San Luis Obispo 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Boston to San Luis Obispo

Typically there are 12 schedules to compare for your trip to San Luis Obispo. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to San Luis Obispo route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to San Luis Obispo, usually offering 12 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Boston to San Luis Obispo, 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 Boston to San Luis Obispo

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Boston to San Luis Obispo start from $322.00, and on average cost $403.47. Daily there are 12 Amtrak schedules to San Luis Obispo. Amtrak in Boston leaves from South Station and one other station. And in San Luis Obispo trains arrive at 1011 Railroad Ave and one other train station.

From Boston to San Luis Obispo train travel on Amtrak takes 85 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to San Luis Obispo faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 77 hours and 0 minutes.

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Avg. Time
3d 13h 27m
Avg. Price
$403.47

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to San Luis Obispo that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in San Luis Obispo. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is 1011 Railroad Ave, 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113.
  • 1011 Railroad Ave
  • 1 Grand Avenue, Building 113