There are 5 ways to get from Irvine to Temecula 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 Metrolink Trains, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Tustin station to Oceanside station Orange County Line / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Ynez + Motor Car Pkwy 202

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Line 167 bus, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 167 bus from Culver-Michelson to Canal-Meats 167
  2. Take the bus from Canal + Meats to Promenade Mall Ring Rd. 205

$3 - $10

3 alternative options

Train Amtrak, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Ynez + Motor Car Pkwy 202

$11 - $55

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Main-Harvard to Artic - Dock 1 53 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Temecula, Ca

$24 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Temecula 66.1 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Irvine to Temecula is to line 167 bus and bus which costs $3 - $10 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Irvine to Temecula is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Temecula is 41 miles. The road distance is 66.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Irvine to Temecula, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Temecula. However, there are services departing from Culver-Michelson and arriving at Promenade Mall Ring Rd. via Canal + Meats. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Irvine, CA, USA and Temecula, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Irvine to Temecula via Canal-Meats and Canal + Meats in around 4 h 24 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
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 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
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Ynez + Motor Car Pkwy
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Canal + Meats to Promenade Mall Ring Rd.
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Culver-Michelson to Canal-Meats
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Main-Harvard to Artic - Dock 1
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
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 Anaheim, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Temecula, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $25

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