There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside by train, bus, car, plane, shuttle or towncar

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 Amtrak  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$34 - $68

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Los Angeles Airport to Oceanside

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station LAX to Long Beach
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to Oceanside, Ca 9455

$24 - $42

Train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Oceanside station Orange County Line

$19 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside 87.7 miles

$8 - $13

Fly, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak

$110 - $386

Towncar  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a town car from Los Angeles Airport to Oceanside 87.7 miles

$260 - $370

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Oceanside is 79 miles. The road distance is 87.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside. However, there are services departing from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal and arriving at Oceanside, Ca via Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se and Long Beach, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside. However, there are services departing from LAX via FlyAway and arriving at Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Oceanside, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Oceanside via Downtown Long Beach Station, Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd Se, L.B. Blvd. & 15Th Ne, and Long Beach, Ca in around 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
56 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
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from San Diego - Santa Fe Depot to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
LAX FlyAway
Website
lawa.org
Bus from Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
lawa.org
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 Long Beach, Ca to Oceanside, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Los Angeles Airport to Oceanside
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Los Angeles Airport to Oceanside
Estimated price
$260 - $370

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