There are 4 ways to get from Union Station to Encinitas by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$32 - $67

Cheapest option

Train, line 101 bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Oceanside station Orange County Line
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Highway 101 & K St 101

$15 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus, line 101 bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oceanside, Ca 9455 / ...
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Highway 101 & K St 101

$19 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Encinitas 102.9 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Encinitas is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Encinitas is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Encinitas is 89 miles. The road distance is 102.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Union Station to Encinitas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Encinitas. However, there are services departing from Cesar E Chavez / Grand and arriving at Highway 101 & K St via Los Angeles, Ca and Oceanside Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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

Amtrak operates a train from Union Station to Encinitas every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Union Station to Encinitas via Cesar E Chavez / Grand, 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Ca, Oceanside, Ca, and Oceanside Transit Center in around 4 h 17 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Highway 101 & K St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oceanside, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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