Travel from Hollywood-CA-USA to Carlsbad-CA-USA

Bus or train from Hollywood to Carlsbad?

Metro Los Angeles operates a train from Hollywood to Carlsbad every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 19 min. Amtrak also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, Metro Los Angeles operates a bus from Hollywood to Carlsbad every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $3 and the journey takes 42 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Hollywood to Carlsbad

From Hollywood / Vine Station subway to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, walk to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, then train to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak. 3 h 15 min $46. From Hollywood / Vine Station subway to L. A. Union Station station, train to Oceanside Transit Center, then line 101 bus to Carlsbad Village Station. 3 h 52 min $17. From Sunset / Vine bus to Hill / 3rd, walk to Los Angeles, bus to Anaheim, CA, bus to Oceanside Transit Center, then line 101 bus to Carlsbad Village Station. 5 h 11 min $36. From Hollywood drive to Carlsbad. 1 h 40 min $11. From Hollywood bus to Los Angeles airport, fly to San Diego airport, line 992 bus to San Diego - Santa Fe Depot, then train to Carlsbad. 5 h 19 min $242.
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    Hollywood to Carlsbad:

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      1 Train Amtrak
      • One-Way approx: USD $30 - $62
      • Duration: 3 h 15 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $16 - $21
      • Duration: 3 h 52 min
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      • Duration: 5 h 11 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $111 - $354
      • Duration: 5 h 19 min
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