Travel from Carlsbad-CA-USA to Santa-Monica

Bus or train from Carlsbad to Santa Monica?

Amtrak operates a train from Carlsbad to Santa Monica every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, North County Transit operates a bus from Carlsbad to Santa Monica hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 16 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Carlsbad to Santa Monica

From Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, walk to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, subway to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, then tram to Downtown Santa Monica Station. 3 h 8 min $44. From Carlsbad Bl & Oak Av line 101 bus to Oceanside, CA, bus to Santa Ana, CA, bus to 7th / Decatur, then line 720 bus to Wilshire / 14th. 5 h 37 min $44. From Carlsbad drive to Santa Monica. 1 h 43 min $12.

Operators from Carlsbad to Santa Monica