There are 6 ways to get from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train, bus via 101 Hwy. & Vermont St.  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from 101 Hwy. & Vermont St. to Hampshire Rd. & Lakefield Rd. Commuter Express 422

$27 - $50

Cheapest option

Train, line 161 bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine station to L. A. Union Station station Orange County Line
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks / Skyline 161

$11 - $13

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Figueroa & 7th to Hampshire & Foothill Dr. Commuter Express 422 / ...

$26 - $51

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center to Moorpark Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$30 - $64

Bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Figueroa & 5th to Hampshire & Foothill Dr. Commuter Express 422 / ...

$17 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks 81.8 miles

$8 - $12

Questions & Answers

The distance between Irvine Transportation Center and Thousand Oaks is 73 miles. The road distance is 81.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 12 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Thousand Oaks. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks.
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  • Distance: 73 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Irvine Transportation Center, CA, USA and Thousand Oaks, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Irvine Transportation Center to Thousand Oaks via Santa Ana station, Santa Ana, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Figueroa / 5th, and Figueroa & 5th in around 4 h 12 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Irvine Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Irvine Transportation Center to Moorpark Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Irvine station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from 101 Hwy. & Vermont St. to Hampshire Rd. & Lakefield Rd.
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Figueroa & 7th to Hampshire & Foothill Dr.
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Figueroa & 5th to Hampshire & Foothill Dr.
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Canoga Station to Thousand Oaks / Skyline
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net

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