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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 47 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

$15 - $19

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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 29 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

$111 - $393

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

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

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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.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Del Mar is 95 miles. The road distance is 102.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar without a car is to train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Del Mar bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar is to train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can bus and line 101 bus, which costs $17 - $40 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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Los Angeles to Del Mar bus services, operated by North County Transit, arrive at Camino Del Mar & 15th St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Del Mar is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Los Angeles to Del Mar.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Del Mar.
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  • Distance: 94.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

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 14 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
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from San Diego - Santa Fe Depot to Solana Beach Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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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