There are 7 ways to get from Santa Monica to Camarillo by tram, train, bus, taxi 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

Tram, train  •  3 h 22 min

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

$14 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Monica Eb & Lincoln Ns to 7Th Wb & Figueroa Ns R10
  2. Take the bus from Figueroa & 7th to Thousand Oaks Transit Center Commuter Express 423 / ...

$4 - $9

5 alternative options

Bus, line 788 bus, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs to Wilshire Eb & Veteran Ns 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 788 bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Van Nuys / Keswick 788
  3. Take the train from Van Nuys Amtrak to Camarillo Amtrak

$10 - $50

Line 788 bus, bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the line 788 bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Van Nuys / Keswick 788
  2. Take the bus from Van Nuys Amtrak to Camarillo Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Line 704 bus, train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Santa Monica / Lincoln to Patsaouras Transit Plaza 704
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Camarillo station Ventura County Line

$12 - $16

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Santa Monica to Camarillo 47.7 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Santa Monica to Camarillo 47.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Monica to Camarillo. However, there are services departing from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs and arriving at Camarillo Amtrak via Wilshire / Veteran and Van Nuys Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

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The distance between Santa Monica and Camarillo is 34 miles. The road distance is 47.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Monica to Camarillo without a car is to tram and train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Santa Monica to Camarillo, including transfers.

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Santa Monica to Camarillo bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Wilshire / Veteran station.

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Santa Monica to Camarillo bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Camarillo Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santa Monica to Camarillo is 48 miles. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Santa Monica to Camarillo.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Camarillo. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Monica to Camarillo.
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  • Distance: 34.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Santa Monica to Camarillo via Wilshire Eb & Veteran Ns, Wilshire / Veteran, Van Nuys / Keswick, and Van Nuys Amtrak in around 3 h 54 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from Downtown Santa Monica Station to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Camarillo station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Van Nuys station to Camarillo station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Van Nuys Amtrak to Camarillo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Big Blue Bus
Website
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Wilshire Eb & Lincoln Fs to Wilshire Eb & Veteran Ns
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Bus from Santa Monica Eb & Lincoln Ns to 7Th Wb & Figueroa Ns
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bigbluebus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Lincoln to Wilshire / Veteran
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Wilshire / Veteran to Van Nuys / Keswick
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Lincoln to Patsaouras Transit Plaza
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Van Nuys Amtrak to Camarillo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Figueroa & 7th to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Santa Monica to Camarillo
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Santa Monica Taxi
Phone
+1 310.444.4444
Website
facebook.com
Santa Monica Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877.733.3305
Website
layellowcab.com
https://www.smgov.net/
Website
smgov.net
Metro Cab Santa Monica
Phone
+1 310-444-7777
Website
metrocabsm.com

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