There are 3 ways to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take a taxi from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to Laguna Beach

$47 - $89

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oceanside to Laguna Beach 35.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Oceanside to Laguna Beach 35.8 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 43 min.

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The distance between Oceanside and Laguna Beach is 34 miles. The road distance is 35.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach without a car is to train and taxi which takes 47 min and costs $45 - $90.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oceanside to Laguna Beach is 36 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Oceanside to Laguna Beach.

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There are 495+ hotels available in Laguna Beach. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach.
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  • Distance: 33.6 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Oceanside, CA, USA and Laguna Beach, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Oceanside to Laguna Beach. However, you can take the train to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak then take the taxi to Laguna Beach. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Laguna Beach.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oceanside station to San Juan Capistrano station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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Taxi from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to Laguna Beach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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