Cambria Trip Planning

Important Things to Know


The nearest airport to Cambria is San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP).  That said, there are many ways and options to get to Cambria, California, and multiple regional and nearby airports to fly into.

Driving Time from Nearby Airports
  • From San Fransico (SFO) >> 3 hr 40 min
  • From San Jose (SJC) >> 3 hr 
  • From Oakland (OAK) >> 3 hr 45 min
  • From San Luis Obispo County Apt (SBP) >> 50 min
  • From Fresno (FAT) >> 1 hr


From the South (Los Angeles/San Diego)

  • Follow US-101 N and continue to Santa Barbara. Take Exit 101B
  • Get on US 101 N from CA-154 for 33 miles
  • Follow US-101 N to CA-1 N/Toro St.
  • Take exit 203B from US-101 N
  • Follow CA-1 to your destination in Cambria

From the West (Fresno)

  • Get on CA-41 S. Follow to CA-46 W
  • Take exit 228
  • Follow CA-46 W to CA-1 N
  • Follow CA-I N to your destination in Cambria

Fasted from the North (San Fransisco/San Jose)

  • Follow I-880 S and US-191 S to CA-46. Take exit 228
  • Continue on CA-46 W to your destination in Cambria

Most Scenic from the North

  • Follow I-880 S and CA-1 to Monterey. Take exit 401A.
  • Get on US-101 S 
  • Follow US-101 S to Jolon Rd. Take exit 283
  • Follow Jolon Rd, Nacimiento-Fergusson Rd and CA-1 S to your destination in Cambria

Where is Cambria, CA located?

Cambria is a Pacific seaside village located along the California Central Coast. To access Cambria, visitors drive the stunning Highway 1 along the California Coast.

What county is Cambria, CA in?

Cambria is located in San Luis Obispo County.

How far is Cambria, CA from LA?

Cambria is approximately 235 miles driving distance from Los Angeles, California. Typically the drive takes about 4 hours door to door.