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There are 5 ways to get from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside by tram, train, bus, taxi or car

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Tram, train  •  2h 15m

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

$26 - $38

Cheapest option

Line 41 bus, bus  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the line 41 bus from Fashion Valley Transit Center to Genesee Av & Esplanade Ct 41
  2. Take the bus from UTC Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center 101

$6 - $12

3 alternative options

Line 215 bus, bus  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the line 215 bus from SDSU Transit Center to India St & C St 215
  2. Take the bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Oceanside Amtrak Station

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside 38.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside 38.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside station. However, there are services departing from SDSU Transit Center and arriving at Oceanside Amtrak Station via San Diego Santa Fe Depot. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 47m.

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No, there is no direct train from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside station. However, there are services departing from SDSU Transit Center and arriving at Oceanside Amtrak Station via San Diego Old Town Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 15m.

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The distance between SDSU Transit Center and Oceanside is 34 miles. The road distance is 38.7 miles.

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The best way to get from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside without a car is to tram and train which takes 2h 15m and costs $25 - $40.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside, including transfers.

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SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside bus services, operated by San Diego Metro Transit, depart from SDSU Transit Center station.

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SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside train services, operated by San Diego Metro Transit, depart from SDSU Transit Center station.

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SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oceanside Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 15m

What companies run services between SDSU Transit Center, CA, USA and Oceanside, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside via India St & C St and San Diego Santa Fe Depot in around 2h 47m.

Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from SDSU Transit Center to Old Town Transit Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
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 San Diego Old Town Transportation Center to Oceanside Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from SDSU Transit Center to India St & C St
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Fashion Valley Transit Center to Genesee Av & Esplanade Ct
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
sdmts.com
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
Bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Oceanside Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from UTC Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Other operators
Taxi from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Orange Cab
Phone
+1 619-291-3333

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SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Oceanside Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside is 39 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from SDSU Transit Center to Oceanside.

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