There are 3 ways to get from Carlsbad to Anaheim by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner / ...

$9 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. 9480 / ...

$14 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. 62.5 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Carlsbad, CA, USA and Anaheim, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Carlsbad to Anaheim every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Metrolink Trains also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Carlsbad to Anaheim every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Anaheim Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oceanside, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Carlsbad and Anaheim is 92 km. The road distance is 100 km.

The cheapest way to get from Carlsbad to Anaheim is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Carlsbad to Anaheim is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $9 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak and arriving at Anaheim Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Carlsbad to Anaheim. However, there are services departing from Carlsbad Bl & Oak Av and arriving at Anaheim, Ca via Oceanside, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

The train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Anaheim Amtrak takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs hourly.