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There are 5 ways to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. to Flower & 7th Commuter Express 422 / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$26 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus via Disneyland Employee's Entrance  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. to Flower & Olympic Commuter Express 422 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Flower / Olympic to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460

$5 - $14

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Bus  •  3h 51m

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

$13 - $29

Train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Moorpark station to L. A. Union Station station Ventura County Line
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station Pacific Surfliner

$32 - $60

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana 71.8 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana. However, there are services departing from Hampshire & Foothill Dr. and arriving at Santa Ana, Ca via Grand / 5th and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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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 and train which takes 3h 42m and costs $25 - $55.

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It takes approximately 3h 42m 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 Hampshire & Foothill Dr. station.

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The best way to get from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana is to bus which takes 3h 51m and costs $12 - $29. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $60 and takes 4h 20m.

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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 1h 19m to drive from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana.

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  • Distance: 63.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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, Grand / 5th, 7th / Decatur, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 3h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Thousand Oaks to Santa Ana via Moorpark Station EB, Moorpark station, L. A. Union Station station, and Los Angeles Union Station in around 4h 20m.

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 Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49m
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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Moorpark station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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
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
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Flower / Olympic to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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