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There are 5 ways to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Moorpark Amtrak to San Clemente Pier Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$31 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. to Flower & Olympic Commuter Express 422 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 7Th-Channel to El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo 1

$5 - $14

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. to Flower & 7th Commuter Express 422 / ...
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Clemente Pier station Orange County Line

$15 - $21

Line 161 bus, train  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the line 161 bus from Thousand Oaks / Skyline to Canoga Station 161
  2. Take the train from Chatsworth Amtrak to San Clemente Pier Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$31 - $68

Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente 104.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente is to bus which costs $4 - $14 and takes 6h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente. However, there are services departing from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. and arriving at El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo via Flower / Olympic, Norwalk Station and 7Th-Channel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 6m.

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The distance between Thousand Oaks and San Clemente is 88 miles. The road distance is 104.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente without a car is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs $30 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente, including transfers.

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Thousand Oaks to San Clemente bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. station.

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The best way to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente is to train which takes 4h 28m and costs $30 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4 - $14 and takes 6h 6m.

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Thousand Oaks to San Clemente bus services, operated by OCTA, arrive at El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thousand Oaks to San Clemente is 105 miles. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente.

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Map of how to get from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 28m

What companies run services between Thousand Oaks, CA, USA and San Clemente, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 3h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thousand Oaks to San Clemente via Flower / Olympic, Norwalk Station, Channel / 7th, and 7Th-Channel in around 6h 6m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Moorpark Amtrak to San Clemente Pier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Chatsworth Amtrak to San Clemente Pier Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to San Clemente Pier station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. to Flower & 7th
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. to Flower & Olympic
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Thousand Oaks / Skyline to Canoga Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from 7Th-Channel to El Camino Real-Avd Cabrillo
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net

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