Travel from SLO to GCK

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Train$221 | 1d 2h 33min Train$221 | 1d 2h 33min Drive213 lb of CO2
  1. Train$221
    1d 2h 52min · 293 lb of CO2
  2. Drive$150
    18h 49min · 213 lb of CO2

SLO to GCK Trains

train tickets from San Luis Obispo to Garden City

$223 · 1d 2h 52min
AmtrakAmtrak SLO train to GCK
Train Tickets
About $223
Travel Duration
1d 2h 52min
San Luis Obispo - SLO
Amtrak from SLO to LAXAmtrak · 3h 42minCoast Starlight
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to GCKAmtrak · 23h 9minSouthwest Chief
Garden City - GCK

train tickets from Oceano to Garden City

$222 · 1d 2h 43min
AmtrakAmtrak GVB train to GCK
Train Tickets
About $222
Travel Duration
1d 2h 43min
Oceano - GVB
Amtrak from GVB to LAXAmtrak · 3h 33minPacific Surfliner
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to GCKAmtrak · 23h 9minSouthwest Chief
Garden City - GCK

train tickets from Guadalupe to Garden City

$221 · 1d 2h 33min
AmtrakAmtrak GUA train to GCK
Train Tickets
About $221
Travel Duration
1d 2h 33min
Guadalupe - GUA
Amtrak from GUA to LAXAmtrak · 3h 23minPacific Surfliner
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to GCKAmtrak · 23h 9minSouthwest Chief
Garden City - GCK

train tickets from Paso Robles to Garden City

$226 · 1d 3h 13min
AmtrakAmtrak PRB train to GCK
Train Tickets
About $226
Travel Duration
1d 3h 13min
Paso Robles - PRB
Amtrak from PRB to LAXAmtrak · 4h 3minCoast Starlight
Los Angeles - LAX
Amtrak from LAX to GCKAmtrak · 23h 9minSouthwest Chief
Garden City - GCK

Drive from SLO to GCK

Driving from SLO to GCK

$150 · 18h 49min

It's 1110 miles between SLO to GCK. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 49min and 19h 46min from SLO to GCK under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 42min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to GCK by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to GCK

Train from SLO to GCK, it will get you there soon enough!

When to book trip from SLO to GCK?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

What's the cheapest way from SLO to GCK?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SLO to GCK is by train. The train costs $221 roughly and will take 1 day 2 hours 33 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from SLO to GCK?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between SLO area and GCK, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 2 hours 52 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SLO San Luis Obispo Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from SLO. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

How long does it take from SLO to GCK by car?

The total distance between SLO and GCK is 1110 miles and will take you about 18 hours 49 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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