There are 4 ways to get from Irvine to Legoland California 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  •  3 h 23 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

Cheapest option

Line 86 bus, train, line 101 bus  •  3 h 24 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 Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Carlsbad Bl & Solamar Dr 101

$12 - $54

2 alternative options

Line 59 bus, bus  •  3 h 37 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

The cheapest way to get from Irvine to Legoland California is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Irvine to Legoland California is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h.

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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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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Irvine to Legoland California, including transfers.

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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 37 min.

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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 23 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 37 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
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
Train from Irvine station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from Oceanside Transit Center to Carlsbad Poinsettia Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
52 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
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
Hourly
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
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Greyhound USA
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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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