ABOUT

About San Luis Obispo

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Getting Here

location

This map of California shows San Luis Obispo is approximately half way between Los Angeles to the south and San Francisco to the north.

plane

Most international flights land in either Los Angeles (LAX) or San Francisco (SFO). From there you can take a smaller plane to the San Luis Obispo Airport (SBP). There are major airlines that serve San Luis Obispo so you can book your flight all the way through.

car

It is a short taxi cab ride to the campus from the airport. Some taxi services are Beach Cities Cab (805-543-1234), 234 Taxi (805-234-8294), Uber, and Lyft.

train

You may also take the Amtrak train from Los Angeles, but plan for it to take a very long time. The Greyhound Busline is another option to take you from a major airport to San Luis Obispo.


About San Luis Obispo

For general information about San Luis Obispo, go to the San Luis Obispo Wiki Page.


Weather

sun

San Luis Obispo has fantastic mild coastal weather.

On average, SLO is sunny 79% of the year!


"#1 Best Place to Get Away From It All (and still run a business)"
- The Industry Standard
"San Luis Obispo is rated the second happiest place in the world"

The Happiest Place in America

A best-kept secret, San Luis Obispo is one of the country's finest places to live!

music

Whether live music at a downtown bar celebration or quaint wine tasting and beautiful sandy beaches appeal to you, San Luis Obispo has a wide variety of activities to spark all interests.

hiking

Hiking, surfing, mountain biking, fishing, and whale watching are just a few of the outdoor activities San Luis Obispo has to offer.
Other activities include exploring museums, relaxing in the natural hot springs, shopping the unique stores of beautiful downtown. The options are endless! The warm, outgoing town also provides an assemblage of cultural events, from frequent art festivals to musical gatherings in historical Mission Plaza.

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Whether live music at a downtown bar celebration or quaint wine tasting and beautiful sandy beaches appeal to you, San Luis Obispo has a wide variety of activities to spark all interests.

temperature

And one of the best aspects? San Luis Obispo's Mediterranean climate averages a sunny 70°F or 21°C year-round, making the area a nonstop location for beautiful days and fun activities.