There are 5 ways to get from Oxnard to Santa Monica by train, bus, tram or car

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 788 bus, line 1 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Oxnard Transportation Center to Van Nuys Amtrak
  2. Take the line 788 bus from Van Nuys / Keswick to Westwood / Wilshire 788
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Westwood Sb & Lindbrook Ns to Santa Monica Wb & Lincoln Ns 1 / ...

$11 - $50

4 alternative options

Train, tram  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Oxnard station to L. A. Union Station station Ventura County Line
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station Metro Expo Line

$15 - $18

Train, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Oxnard Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Alameda Sb & Los Angeles Ns to Santa Monica Wb & Lincoln Ns R10

$27 - $55

Bus, line 720 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxnard, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6725 / ...
  2. Take the line 720 bus from 7th / Decatur to Santa Monica / 4th 720

$14 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Oxnard to Santa Monica 57 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Oxnard to Santa Monica. However, there are services departing from Oxnard, Ca and arriving at Santa Monica / 4th via 7th / Decatur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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The distance between Oxnard and Santa Monica is 41 miles. The road distance is 57 miles.

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The best way to get from Oxnard to Santa Monica without a car is to train and line 788 bus and line 1 bus which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from Oxnard to Santa Monica, including transfers.

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Oxnard to Santa Monica bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oxnard, Ca station.

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Oxnard to Santa Monica bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, arrive at Santa Monica / 4th station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oxnard to Santa Monica is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Oxnard to Santa Monica.

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There are 2410+ hotels available in Santa Monica. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oxnard to Santa Monica.
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  • Distance: 41.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Oxnard, CA, USA and Santa Monica, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Oxnard to Santa Monica via Los Angeles, Ca and 7th / Decatur in around 3 h 34 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 Oxnard Transportation Center to Van Nuys Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Oxnard Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oxnard station to Van Nuys station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oxnard station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Santa Monica Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Van Nuys / Keswick to Westwood / Wilshire
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from 7th / Decatur to Santa Monica / 4th
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Westwood Sb & Lindbrook Ns to Santa Monica Wb & Lincoln Ns
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Alameda Sb & Los Angeles Ns to Santa Monica Wb & Lincoln Ns
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
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 Oxnard, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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