There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to Escondido by train, tram, bus, car or plane

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

Train Amtrak, tram  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the tram from Oceanside Transit Center to Escondido Transit Center Sprinter

$30 - $61

Cheapest option

Train Metrolink Trains, tram  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Oceanside station Orange County Line
  2. Take the tram from Oceanside Transit Center to Escondido Transit Center Sprinter

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9465
  2. Take the bus from Broadway & 1st Av to Escondido Transit Center 235 / ...

$22 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Escondido 113.9 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  2. Take the bus from Broadway & 5th Av to Escondido Transit Center

$114 - $360

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Escondido, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Union Station to Escondido via 1st & Rose, Traction & Merrick, Los Angeles, Ca, San Diego, Ca, and Broadway & 1st Av in around 5 h 6 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oceanside Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Tram from Oceanside Transit Center to Escondido Transit Center
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
San Diego Metro Transit
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from Broadway & 1st Av to Escondido Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Broadway & 5th Av to Escondido Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
sdmts.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Union Station to Escondido?

The distance between Union Station and Escondido is 149 km. The road distance is 182 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Union Station to Escondido?

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Escondido is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Union Station to Escondido?

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Escondido is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $11 - $17.

Is there a direct bus between Union Station and Escondido?

No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Escondido. However, there are services departing from 1st & Rose and arriving at Escondido Transit Center via Los Angeles, Ca and Broadway & 1st Av. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Union Station to Escondido?

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Union Station to Escondido, including transfers.