There are 4 ways to get from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$32 - $64

Cheapest option

Line 101 bus, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 101 bus from Highway 101 & K St to Oceanside Transit Center 101
  2. Take the bus from Oceanside, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...

$19 - $42

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood 107.1 miles

$10 - $16

Train, fly, subway  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Encinitas Station to San Diego - Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  3. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station

$112 - $355

Questions & Answers

The distance between Encinitas and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 98 miles. The road distance is 107.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood without a car is to train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to train which takes 4 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 101 bus and bus, which costs and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood is 107 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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There are 2439+ hotels available in Universal Studios, Hollywood. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood.
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  • Distance: 98.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Encinitas, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Encinitas to Universal Studios, Hollywood via Oceanside Transit Center, Oceanside, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Wilshire / Vermont, Wilshire / Vermont Station, and Universal / Studio City Station in around 4 h 42 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
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
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from Encinitas Station to San Diego - Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Highway 101 & K St to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oceanside, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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