There are 4 ways to get from Irvine to Legoland California by bus, train 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

Line 86 bus, train, line 101 bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Alton-West Yale Loop to Irvine Station-Dock 5 86
  2. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center to Oceanside Transportation Center
  3. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Carlsbad Bl & Solamar Dr 101

$12 - $54

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to Oceanside station Orange County Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Oceanside Transit Center to Carlsbad Poinsettia Station Coaster

$13 - $16

Line 59 bus, bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 59 bus from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3 59
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Oceanside, Ca 9473 / ...

$15 - $35

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Irvine to Legoland California 53.6 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Legoland California. However, there are services departing from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa and arriving at Carlsbad Bl & Solamar Dr via Santa Ana, Ca and Oceanside Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Legoland California is 48 miles. The road distance is 53.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Legoland California without a car is to line 86 bus and train and line 101 bus which takes 3 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Irvine to Legoland California, including transfers.

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Irvine to Legoland California bus services, operated by OCTA, depart from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa station.

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The best way to get from Irvine to Legoland California is to train which takes 3 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 59 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Irvine to Legoland California bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oceanside, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irvine to Legoland California is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h to drive from Irvine to Legoland California.

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There are 339+ hotels available in Legoland California. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Irvine to Legoland California.
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  • Distance: 47.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 13 min

What companies run services between Irvine, CA, USA and Legoland California, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Irvine to Legoland California via Oceanside station, Oceanside Transit Center, Carlsbad Poinsettia Station, Carlsbad Bl & Lanakai MHP, and Carlsbad Bl & Solamar Dr in around 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Irvine to Legoland California via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, Santa Ana, Ca, Oceanside, Ca, Oceanside Transit Center, and Carlsbad Bl & Solamar Dr in around 3 h 35 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Irvine Transportation Center to Oceanside Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
45 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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Irvine station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Tustin station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from Oceanside Transit Center to Carlsbad Poinsettia Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Alton-West Yale Loop to Irvine Station-Dock 5
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from University-Ent 3773 Mariposa Villa to The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Carlsbad Bl & Solamar Dr
Ave. Duration
24 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.

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 Oceanside, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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