Avila-Pismo Beach Trolley Free service from Pismo Outlets to Avila Beach

Overview 2020:
Trolley service is not offered at this time.

The trolley will run service when more quarantine restrictions for SLO County have been lifted.

NEW! Express Loop to the Pismo Preserve hiking trails.

This FREE trolley service connects you from the Pismo Beach Premium Outlets and loops to the Pismo Preserve and back to the Outlets. Then it travels all the way to Port San Luis via Avila Beach, Avila Valley (Avila Barn, Bob Jones Bike Trail, Avila Hot Springs Resort, and KOA campground).  Connections from the trolley are available at the Pismo Beach Premium Outlets for South County Transit (Route 21 and Route 24) and RTA (Route 10). The trolley runs in 3 seasons with varying schedules. Regular schedule runs Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

Spring & Fall

Spring: TBD– June 7
Fall: September 11 – September 27
Saturday–Sunday: 10AM – 6PM
Friday (Farmers Market): 4PM – 9PM


June12 – September 6
Friday (Farmers Market): 10AM – 8:56PM
Saturday: 10AM – 9PM
Sunday: 10AM – 6PM
Holiday Mondays of Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day: 10AM – 6PM


No service


Northbound Schedule
Rumbo al Norte

Southbound Schedule
Hacia al Sur

Pismo BeachPismo PreservePismo BeachAvila Beach
Pismo Beach Premium OutletsPismo Preserve Hiking TrailsPismo Beach Premium OutletsAvila Beach Drive at Ontario (Hot Springs Resort)Bob Jones Bike Trail at Ontario RoadAvila Beach at 1st (Near Golf Course)Port San Luis at Fat CatsAvila Beach at 1stAvila Beach at Ontario (Hot Springs Resort)Pismo Premium Outlets
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
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Extended Summer Hours
Friday Farmers Market Hours

Northbound Stops Rumbo al Norte

Pismo Beach

  Pismo Premium Outlets

Pismo Preserve

  Preserve Parking Lot

Pismo Outlets

  Pismo Outlets

Avila Beach

  Avila Beach Drive at Ontario, at the Avila Hot Springs Resort parking lot

  Bob Jones Bike Trailhead at Ontario

  Avila Beach Drive at 1st - at the stoplight, near the golf course

  San Luis Bay Inn

  Port San Luis - near Fat Cats

Southbound Stops Rumbo al Sur

Avila Beach

  Avila Beach Drive at 1st

  Cave Landing Road

  Bob Jones Bike Trailhead

  Avila Beach Drive at Ontario

  Pismo Premium Outlets

= Timed stops

= Untimed stops