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

Overview 2019

This FREE trolley service connects you from the Pismo Beach Premium Outlets 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) and various resort hotels in Shell Beach and Pismo Beach. 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: April 5 – June 2
Fall: September 6 – September 29
Saturday–Sunday: 10AM – 6PM
Friday (Farmers Market): 4PM – 9PM


June 7 – September 1
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 BeachAvila BeachShell BeachPismo Beach
Pismo 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)Shell Beach Road at SpyglassPrice at StimsonPismo Premium Outlets
Saturday–Sunday + Friday
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Extended Summer Hours
Friday Farmers Market Hours


Northbound Stops Rumbo al Norte

Pismo Beach

  Pismo Premium 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

Shell Beach

  Shell Beach Road at Encanto

  Cliffs Hotel/Dolphin Bay

  Shell Beach Road at Spyglass Village

  Shell Beach Road at Cuyama

  Shell Beach Road at Pier Ave

  Inn at the Cove/Dinosaur Caves

  Price at Stimpson

  Pismo Premium Outlets

= Timed stops

= Untimed stops