Duration 2h 40m
Distance 96.3 miles
Average price $39
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Culver City and Carlsbad takes 2h 40m and the fastest train takes 2h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Culver City to Carlsbad. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Tram, train

  1. Culver City Station
    Metro E Line
  2. Los Angeles Union Station
    Pacific Surfliner
  3. Carlsbad
3h 18m
$31 - $44

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Want to know about travelling from Culver City to Carlsbad? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Culver City station to Carlsbad station. However, there are services departing from Culver City Station and arriving at Oceanside Amtrak Station via 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines and Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 18m.

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The distance between Culver City and Carlsbad is 85 miles. The road distance is 96.3 miles.

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Culver City to Carlsbad train services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Culver City Station.

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Culver City to Carlsbad train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oceanside Amtrak Station.

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There are 317+ hotels available in Carlsbad. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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