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There are 5 ways to get from Oceanside to La Jolla by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, line 30 bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Amtrak Station to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Old Town Transit Center to Silverado St & Herschel Av 30

$4 - $45

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr 101

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  33m

  1. Take a taxi from Oceanside to La Jolla 29.7 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  33m

  1. Drive from Oceanside to La Jolla 29.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  33m

  1. Take an Uber from Oceanside to La Jolla 29.7 miles

$35 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oceanside to La Jolla is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Oceanside to La Jolla is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oceanside to La Jolla. However, there are services departing from Oceanside Transit Center and arriving at Silverado St & Herschel Av via Gilman Dr & Myers Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 9m.

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The distance between Oceanside and La Jolla is 25 miles. The road distance is 29.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Oceanside to La Jolla without a car is to train and line 30 bus which takes 1h 40m and costs $3 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1h 40m to get from Oceanside to La Jolla, including transfers.

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Oceanside to La Jolla bus services, operated by North County Transit, depart from Oceanside Transit Center station.

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Oceanside to La Jolla bus services, operated by North County Transit, arrive at Gilman Dr & Myers Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oceanside to La Jolla is 30 miles. It takes approximately 33m to drive from Oceanside to La Jolla.

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There are 1119+ hotels available in La Jolla. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oceanside to La Jolla.
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  • Distance: 25 miles
  • Duration: 1h 40m

What companies run services between Oceanside, CA, USA and La Jolla, CA, USA?

North County Transit operates a bus from Oceanside to La Jolla every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

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 Oceanside Amtrak Station to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from Oceanside Transit Center to San Diego - Old Town
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Other operators
Uber San Diego
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oceanside to La Jolla
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$30 - $45
Assist
$35 - $45
Español
$35 - $45
uberX
$35 - $45
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$55 - $75
Select
$80 - $100
Black
$110 - $150
UberSUV
$140 - $180
Taxi from Oceanside to La Jolla
Ave. Duration
33m
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Yellow Cab of North County
Phone
+1 760-444-4444
Website
driveu.com
Craig's Cabs
Phone
+1 760-722-2227
Website
craigscabs.com
Coastal Cab
Phone
+1 760-722-7472
Website
coastal-cab.com

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