Atascadero is located on the Southern Pacific Line with freight and Amtrak connections in San Luis Obispo - 18 miles south, and Paso Robles 10 miles north.


10 carriers serve the general area for daily pickups and deliveries. There are overnight deliveries to Los Angeles and San Francisco.


Located 20 miles south in the City of San Luis Obispo, the San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport serves areas as far north as Southern Monterey County and as far south as Northern Santa Barbara County. The airport offers convenient access to and from the Central Coast. Residents and visitors have the choice of two commercial airlines with flights to  Los Angeles, Phoenix, and San Francisco. The airport is also home to full service general aviation and corporate facilities.

City Bus

Atascadero Transit includes the North County Shuttle, a fixed route transit service that provides hourly bus service Monday through Saturday connecting Paso Robles, Atascadero, North County Cuesta College, Twin Cities Medical Center and Templeton.   Dial A Ride is a door to door service available Monday thru Friday from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m..  The Regional Transit Authority provides service to the San Luis Obispo County.   North County is serviced by “Route 9” from San Miguel (18 miles north) to San Luis Obispo Monday – Saturday 6 a.m. – 8 p.m. 


Greyhound Bus Lines with numerous daily runs to Los Angeles and San Francisco.

City Cab

Private Cab Company, serving the entire North County seven days a week. North County Taxi - 805-296-2315


U.S. Highway 101, State Highway 41.

Contact Info

Atascadero Transit - 470-7433
CCAT (regional bus) - 541-2228
Ridesharing - 541-2277
Runabout Van - 541-2544
Amtrak - (800) 872-7245,
Local # - 541-0505
Greyhound Bus Serv. - 238-1242,
San Luis Obispo County Airport - 781-5205,