There are 3 ways to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$30 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oceanside, Ca 9455 / ...

$26 - $54

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from North Hollywood to Carlsbad 99.7 miles

$9 - $15

What companies run services between North Hollywood, CA, USA and Carlsbad, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from North Hollywood to Carlsbad every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from North Hollywood to Carlsbad hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from North Hollywood to Carlsbad?

The distance between North Hollywood and Carlsbad is 148 km. The road distance is 159 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad?

The cheapest way to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 min.

What is the fastest way to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad?

The quickest way to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs $9 - $15.

Is there a direct bus between North Hollywood and Carlsbad?

No, there is no direct bus from North Hollywood to Carlsbad. However, there are services departing from North Hollywood, Ca and arriving at Carlsbad Village Station via Los Angeles, Ca and Oceanside Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

How long does it take to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad?

It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from North Hollywood to Carlsbad, including transfers.