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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station LAX FlyAway Bus
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Clemente Pier station Orange County Line

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Line 232 bus, bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Sepulveda / 8th to Long Beach / 6th 232
  2. Take the bus from 7Th-Channel to El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo 1

$6 - $12

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Bus, train  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. to Figueroa & 7th Commuter Express 438
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Clemente Pier station Orange County Line

$14 - $20

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente 63.1 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente. However, there are services departing from Sepulveda / 8th and arriving at El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo via Sixth & L.B. Blvd. Se and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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The distance between Manhattan Beach and San Clemente is 56 miles. The road distance is 63.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente without a car is to train which takes 3h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente, including transfers.

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Manhattan Beach to San Clemente bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Sepulveda / 8th station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente is to train which takes 3h 24m and costs . Alternatively, you can line 232 bus and bus, which costs $5 - $12 and takes 4h 21m.

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Manhattan Beach to San Clemente bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan Beach to San Clemente is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente.

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  • Distance: 56.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Manhattan Beach, CA, USA and San Clemente, CA, USA?

You can take a train from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente via LAX via FlyAway and L. A. Union Station station in around 3h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan Beach to San Clemente via Long Beach / 6th, Sixth & L.B. Blvd. Se, Seventh & Channel Se, and 7Th-Channel in around 4h 21m.

Train operators
LAX FlyAway
Phone
(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002
Website
flylax.com
Train from LAX via FlyAway to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
LAX FlyAway
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to San Clemente Pier station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Manhattan Ave. & 10th St. to Figueroa & 7th
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Sepulveda / 8th to Long Beach / 6th
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net

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