There are 4 ways to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Blvd. & Hampshire Rd. to Flower & 7th Commuter Express 422
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9489 / ...

$13 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus via Disneyland Employee's Entrance  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Thousand Oaks Blvd. & Hampshire Rd. to Figueroa & Pico Commuter Express 422
  2. Take the bus from Flower / Pico to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460

$5 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Agoura & Westlake to Flower & 7th Commuter Express 422 / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$26 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana 71.8 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana. However, there are services departing from Thousand Oaks Blvd. & Hampshire Rd. and arriving at Santa Ana, Ca via 7th / Olive and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Thousand Oaks and Santa Ana is 63 miles. The road distance is 71.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana, including transfers.

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Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana bus services, operated by Ladot, depart from Thousand Oaks Blvd. & Hampshire Rd. station.

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Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Santa Ana, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana.

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There are 694+ hotels available in Santa Ana. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana.
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  • Distance: 63.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

What companies run services between Thousand Oaks, CA, USA and Santa Ana, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana via Flower & 7th, 7th / Olive, 7th / Decatur, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 3 h 17 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Thousand Oaks Blvd. & Hampshire Rd. to Flower & 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Agoura & Westlake to Flower & 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Bus from Thousand Oaks Blvd. & Hampshire Rd. to Figueroa & Pico
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Flower / Pico to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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