How to Reach Big Sur, California
The Easiest Way to Reach Big Sur
HOW TO GET TO BIG SUR
- By Air : If you are planning to reach Big Sur by air, the closest airport is Monterey Airport. Places like Denver, Colorado, Las Vegas, Nevada and Phoenix has flights connecting to Monterey Airport. From the airport, you can hire a car to reach Big Sur.
- By Car : Big Sur is located in the remote coastal region of California. So, the easiest way to access this place is via Highway 1. If you are coming from San Francisco to Big Sur by car, take US -101 south that merges with the Highway. From Los Angeles, take US-101 north.
- By Bus : Monterey-Salinas Transit route 22 bus is available to reach Big Sur by bus. It travels from downtown Monterey to Nepenthe in Big Sur. It runs every day from last week of May to first week of September and on weekends for the rest of the months. During winter, the bus sometime gets cancelled.
- By Train : Amtrack Coast Starlight trains are there. It runs from the east of Big Sur to the Santa Lucia mountains.
HOW TO GET AROUND BIG SUR
To move around the city, public transportation i.e. the buses are the best thing you can think of. Seasonal buses from Monterey to the northern part of Big Sur are there. Otherwise, you can hire a car as well.
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Modes of Transportation in Big Sur
Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Big Sur. The most preferred mode of transport in Big Sur is Car.
Average distance: 2.41 km Average time: 7 min
Car 100%Driving 7 min Overall average time for 2.41 kms 7 min
How to Reach Big Sur from Nearby Cities
|Pacific Grove to Big Sur||16.55 km||16 mins|
|Scotts Valley to Big Sur||44.16 km||44 mins|
|Sunnyvale to Big Sur||62.53 km||1 hour 2 mins|
|Milpitas to Big Sur||63.14 km||1 hour 3 mins|
|Palo Alto to Big Sur||71.16 km||1 hour 11 mins|
|Santa Clara to Big Sur||121.24 km||1 hour 50 mins|
|Monterey to Big Sur||143.99 km||2 hours 30 mins|
|San Jose to Big Sur||165.8 km||2 hours 49 mins|
|Cupertino to Big Sur||176.73 km||3 hours 49 mins|
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