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There are 4 ways to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 1 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Amtrak Station to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Pacific Coast-Del Obispo to Coast-Laguna 1

$11 - $53

3 alternative options

Bus, line 89 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Oceanside, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9480 / ...
  2. Take the line 89 bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Beach Bus Station 89

$16 - $39

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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No, there is no direct bus from Oceanside to Laguna Beach station. However, there are services departing from Oceanside, Ca and arriving at Laguna Beach Bus Station via Santa Ana-Santiago and Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 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 line 1 bus which takes 1 h 57 min and costs $11 - $55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Oceanside to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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Oceanside to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oceanside, Ca station.

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Oceanside to Laguna Beach bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at Laguna Beach Bus Station.

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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 496+ hotels available in Laguna Beach. Prices start at $93 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: 1 h 57 min

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

You can take a bus from Oceanside to Laguna Beach via Santa Ana, Ca, Santa Ana-Santiago, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 6, and Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 in around 2 h 43 min.

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 Juan Capistrano Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
35 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
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Pacific Coast-Del Obispo to Coast-Laguna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 3 to Laguna Beach Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oceanside, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Oceanside to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Oceanside to Laguna Beach
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Yellow Cab of North County
Phone
+1 760-444-4444
Website
driveu.com
Coastal Cab
Phone
+1 760-722-7472
Website
coastal-cab.com
Craig's Cabs
Phone
+1 760-722-2227
Website
craigscabs.com

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