There are 5 ways to get from Temecula to Encinitas by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, line 101 bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ynez FS Motor Car Pkwy to Oceanside Transit Center 202
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Highway 101 & K St 101

$4 - $5

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Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Ynez FS Motor Car Pkwy to Oceanside Transit Center 202

$4 - $5

Bus, line 30 bus, line 101 bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Temecula, Ca to San Diego, Ca
  2. Take the line 30 bus from 1st Av & Ash St to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr 30 / ...
  3. Take the line 101 bus from Gilman Dr & Myers Dr to Highway 101 & K St 101

$17 - $32

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Temecula to Encinitas 41.2 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Temecula to Encinitas 41.2 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Temecula to Encinitas. However, there are services departing from Ynez FS Motor Car Pkwy and arriving at Highway 101 & K St via Oceanside Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Temecula and Encinitas is 33 miles. The road distance is 41.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Temecula to Encinitas without a car is to bus and line 101 bus which takes 2 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to get from Temecula to Encinitas, including transfers.

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Temecula to Encinitas bus services, operated by Riverside Transit Agency, depart from Ynez FS Motor Car Pkwy station.

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Temecula to Encinitas bus services, operated by North County Transit, arrive at Highway 101 & K St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Temecula to Encinitas is 41 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Temecula to Encinitas.

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  • Distance: 32.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

What companies run services between Temecula, CA, USA and Encinitas, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Temecula to Encinitas via Oceanside Transit Center in around 2 h 17 min.

Bus operators
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Ynez FS Motor Car Pkwy to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Highway 101 & K St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus from Gilman Dr & Myers Dr to Highway 101 & K St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.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 Temecula, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Other operators
Taxi from Temecula to Encinitas
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Finish Line Taxi
Phone
+1 951-473-0333
Website
finishlinetaxi.com
Temecula - Murrieta Local Taxi
Phone
+1 951-699-5555
Website
temeculataxi.com

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