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County of San Luis Obispo

Jail-Related Frequently Asked Questions

What is the physical address of the Jail?
  • San Luis Obispo County Jail
  • 1585 Kansas Avenue
  • San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

What are the driving directions to the Jail?
  • When traveling on Highway 101 north or south of San Luis Obispo, take the Morro Bay/Highway 1 exit, following the signs to Morro Bay. Make a right on Santa Rosa/Highway 1 and proceed three (3) miles north of San Luis Obispo. Turn left on Kansas Avenue and follow Kansas Avenue until you reach the Jail, which is the last building on the left.