There are 5 ways to get from Oceanside to San Diego State University by train, tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, tram  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner / ...
  2. Take the tram from Old Town Transit Center to SDSU Transit Center Sycuan Green Line

$5 - $45

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Bus, line 11 bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oceanside, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9493 / ...
  2. Take the line 11 bus from 1st Av & Ash St to SDSU Transit Center 11

$13 - $25

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oceanside to San Diego State University 39.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Oceanside to San Diego State University 39.1 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  42 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oceanside to San Diego State University 39.1 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Oceanside to San Diego State University is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oceanside to San Diego State University is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oceanside to San Diego State University. However, there are services departing from Oceanside, Ca and arriving at SDSU Transit Center via 1st Av & Ash St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Oceanside and San Diego State University is 34 miles. The road distance is 39.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Oceanside to San Diego State University without a car is to train and tram which takes 1 h 28 min and costs $4 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Oceanside to San Diego State University, including transfers.

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Oceanside to San Diego State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oceanside, Ca station.

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Oceanside to San Diego State University bus services, operated by San Diego Metro Transit, arrive at SDSU Transit Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oceanside to San Diego State University is 39 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Oceanside to San Diego State University.

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There are 1071+ hotels available in San Diego State University. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oceanside to San Diego State University.
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Oceanside, CA, USA and San Diego State University, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Oceanside to San Diego State University via San Diego, Ca, 1st Av & Ash St, and SDSU Transit Center in around 1 h 55 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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
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
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Old Town Transit Center to SDSU Transit Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oceanside, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Uber San Diego
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Oceanside to San Diego State University
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$45 - $60
Assist
$45 - $65
Español
$45 - $65
uberX
$45 - $65
WAV
$45 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $95
Select
$100 - $130
Black
$150 - $190
UberSUV
$180 - $230
Taxi from Oceanside to San Diego State University
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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