There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano by bus, train, night bus or car

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Bus, train  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Temple St & Judge John Aiso St 438A
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$26 - $38

Cheapest option

Line 232 bus, bus  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Sepulveda / 8th to Long Beach / Anaheim 232
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9473 / ...

$18 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Temple St & Judge John Aiso St 438A
  2. Take the night bus from Los Angeles Union Station to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano 56.1 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano station. However, there are services departing from Manhattan Ave & 10th St and arriving at San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station via Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 46m.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach and Mission San Juan Capistrano is 51 miles. The road distance is 56.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 17m and costs $26 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano, including transfers.

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Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Manhattan Ave & 10th St station.

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Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano is 56 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano.

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  • Distance: 50.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 17m

What companies run services between Manhattan Beach, CA, USA and Mission San Juan Capistrano, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan Beach to Mission San Juan Capistrano via Long Beach / Anaheim, Long Beach, Ca, Santa Ana, Ca, Santa Ana Amtrak Station, and San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station in around 4h 29m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Manhattan Ave & 10th St to Temple St & Judge John Aiso St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
Ladot
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / 8th to Long Beach / Anaheim
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Metro Los Angeles
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$26 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Los Angeles Union Station to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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