There are 6 ways to get from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB) by train, bus, tram, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 9474 bus, line 173 bus, line 111 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Anaheim Amtrak
  2. Take the line 9474 bus from Anaheim, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
  3. Take the line 173 bus from Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se to Ximeno & Pch Ne 173 / ...
  4. Take the line 111 bus from Ximeno & PCH SE to Airport & Terminal W 111

$23 - $71

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport

$16 - $75

4 alternative options

Train, tram, line 131 bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Wardlow Station
  3. Take the line 131 bus from Wardlow Station Bay 3 to Spring & Redondo Sw 131

$34 - $65

Train, line 560 bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the line 560 bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9 to Channel-7Th 560

$17 - $63

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB) 71.9 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take a town car from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport 71.9 miles

$210 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB) is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB) is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Carlsbad and Long Beach Airport (LGB) is 65 miles. The road distance is 71.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB), including transfers.

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What companies run services between Carlsbad, CA, USA and Long Beach Airport (LGB), USA?

There is no direct connection from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB). However, you can take the train to Anaheim Amtrak, take the walk to Anaheim, Ca, take the line 9474 bus to Long Beach, Ca, take the walk to Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se, take the line 173 bus to Ximeno & Pch Ne, take the walk to Ximeno & PCH SE, then take the line 111 bus to Airport & Terminal W. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport (LGB) via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, Wardlow Station, and Wardlow Station Bay 3 in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oceanside station to Anaheim-ARTIC station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oceanside station to Santa Ana station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Anaheim, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se to Ximeno & Pch Ne
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Bus from Ximeno & PCH SE to Airport & Terminal W
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Bus from Wardlow Station Bay 3 to Spring & Redondo Sw
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9 to Channel-7Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Carlsbad to Long Beach Airport
Estimated price
$210 - $300

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