There are 5 ways to get from La Jolla to Laguna Beach 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 30 bus, train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Silverado St & Herschel Av to Old Town Transit Center 30
  2. Take the train from San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$68 - $108

Cheapest option

Line 30 bus, bus, train, line 91 bus, line 89 bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Silverado St & Herschel Av to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr 30
  2. Take the bus from Gilman Dr & Myers Dr to Oceanside Transit Center 101
  3. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
  4. Take the line 91 bus from Camino Capistrano-Ortega to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 7 91
  5. Take the line 89 bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Beach Bus Station 89

$15 - $58

3 alternative options

Line 30 bus, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Silverado St & Herschel Av to Broadway & 3rd Av 30
  2. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9486 / ...

$23 - $54

Train, line 91 bus  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the line 91 bus from Camino Capistrano-Ortega to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 7 91

$32 - $72

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from La Jolla to Laguna Beach 64.9 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Jolla to Laguna Beach is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Jolla to Laguna Beach is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between La Jolla and Laguna Beach is 57 miles. The road distance is 64.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from La Jolla to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from La Jolla to Laguna Beach station. However, there are services departing from Silverado St & Herschel Av and arriving at Laguna Beach Bus Station via Broadway & 5th Av, San Diego, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago and Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between La Jolla, CA, USA and Laguna Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from La Jolla to Laguna Beach via Broadway & 3rd Av, Broadway & 5th Av, 1st Av & Ash St, San Diego, Ca, Santa Ana, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6, and Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 in around 5 h 1 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Bus operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from Silverado St & Herschel Av to Old Town Transit Center
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Silverado St & Herschel Av to Broadway & 3rd Av
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Silverado St & Herschel Av to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.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 San Diego, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Camino Capistrano-Ortega to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 7
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Beach Bus Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Gilman Dr & Myers Dr to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com

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