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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Oceanside, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9493 / ...

$13 - $25

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$4 - $46

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo 36.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo 36.8 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo 36.8 miles

$45 - $60

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo every 2 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h. North County Transit also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $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 - Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 Zoo
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$40 - $55
uberASSIST
$45 - $60
uberESPAÑOL
$45 - $60
uberX
$45 - $60
UberWAV
$45 - $60
uberXL
$70 - $90
SELECT
$95 - $130
UberBLACK
$140 - $180
UberSUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo
Ave. Duration
40 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oceanside and San Diego Zoo is 55 km. The road distance is 59 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs $120 - $150.

No, there is no direct bus from Oceanside to San Diego Zoo. However, there are services departing from Oceanside, Ca and arriving at Park Bl & Zoo Pl via Broadway & 1st Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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