There are 4 ways to get from Palm Springs to Oceanside by bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Palm Springs, CA to Fullerton, CA 4985
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$10 - $55

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Palm Springs, CA to Fullerton, CA 4985
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to Oceanside, Ca 9473 / ...

$18 - $58

Bus, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Town Center at Hahn to RTA Metrolink Station at Vine 220
  2. Take the train from Riverside-Downtown station to Oceanside station Inland Empire - OC

$18 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Palm Springs to Oceanside 95.1 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between Palm Springs, CA, USA and Oceanside, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Palm Springs to Oceanside via Fullerton, CA, Fullerton Transportation Center, Anaheim Amtrak, and Anaheim, Ca in around 4 h 41 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $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 Fullerton station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Riverside-Downtown station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Anaheim, Ca to Oceanside, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Anaheim to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Sunline Transit
Website
sunline.org
Bus from Town Center at Hahn to RTA Metrolink Station at Vine
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sunline.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Palm Springs and Oceanside is 105 km. The road distance is 152 km.

The cheapest way to get from Palm Springs to Oceanside is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Palm Springs to Oceanside is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs $9 - $14.

It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Palm Springs to Oceanside, including transfers.