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Duration 38h 49m
Distance 1347.4 miles
Average price $203
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between San Marcos and Oceanside takes 38h 49m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from San Marcos to Oceanside. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. San Marcos Amtrak
  2. Los Angeles Union Station
  3. Oceanside
39h 7m
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$166 - $233

San Marcos to Oceanside train times

Trains run twice a week between San Marcos and Oceanside. The service departs San Marcos at 19:12 in the evening, which arrives into Oceanside at 08:01. All services require a transfer at Los Angeles Union Station and take an average of 38h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from San Marcos to Oceanside station. However, there are services departing from San Marcos Amtrak and arriving at Oceanside Amtrak Station via Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 7m.

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The distance between San Marcos and Oceanside is 1172 miles. The road distance is 1347.4 miles.

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San Marcos to Oceanside train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Marcos Amtrak station.

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San Marcos to Oceanside train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oceanside Amtrak Station.

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Oceanside is 2h behind San Marcos. It is currently 9:02 AM in San Marcos and 7:02 AM in Oceanside.

There are 550+ hotels available in Oceanside. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between San Marcos and Oceanside?

You can take a train from San Marcos to Oceanside via Los Angeles Union Station in around 39h 7m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36h 23m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Marcos Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
36h 23m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Premium
$400 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $420
Business Seat
$310 - $440
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Oceanside Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55

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