Travel from Los-Angeles to Escondido

Bus or train from Los Angeles to Escondido?

Amtrak operates a train from Los Angeles to Escondido every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Metrolink Trains also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Escondido via Santa Fe Depot Transit Center in around 4 h 23 min.

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How to get from Los Angeles to Escondido

ModeDurationPrice
From Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak train to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak, walk to Oceanside Transit Center, then tram to Escondido Transit Center.3 h 10 min$37
From Los Angeles, CA Amtrak Thruway to Santa Fe Depot Transit Center then bus to Escondido Transit Center.4 h 23 min$5
From Los Angeles drive to Escondido.1 h 49 min$12
From Patsaouras Transit Plaza bus to Los Angeles airport, fly to San Diego airport, line 992 bus to Broadway & 9th Av, then bus to Escondido.4 h 48 min$246

How long does it take to get from Los Angeles to Escondido?

It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Los Angeles to Escondido, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Los Angeles and Escondido?

No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Escondido. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, CA and arriving at Escondido Transit Center via Santa Fe Depot Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

Operators from Los Angeles to Escondido

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
North County TransitNorth County Transit
San Diego Metro TransitSan Diego Metro Transit
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
DeltaDelta
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
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