There are 5 ways to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$32 - $67

Cheapest option

Train, line 101 bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Oceanside station Orange County Line
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Camino Del Mar & 15th St 101

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, line 101 bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oceanside, Ca 9455 / ...
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Camino Del Mar & 15th St 101

$17 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Del Mar 102.4 miles

$10 - $15

Fly, train, line 101 bus  •  4 h 38 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 Solana Beach Amtrak
  3. Take the line 101 bus from Highway 101 & Plaza St to Camino Del Mar & 15th St

$113 - $395

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Del Mar, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Del Mar every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Del Mar via Oceanside, Ca and Oceanside Transit Center in around 3 h 41 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
54 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
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from San Diego - Santa Fe Depot to Solana Beach Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oceanside, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Camino Del Mar & 15th St
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus from Highway 101 & Plaza St to Camino Del Mar & 15th St
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Los Angeles to Del Mar?

The distance between Los Angeles and Del Mar is 152 km. The road distance is 164 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar?

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar?

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs $10 - $15.

Is there a direct bus between Los Angeles and Del Mar?

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Del Mar. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Camino Del Mar & 15th St via Oceanside Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar?

It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar, including transfers.