There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to Solana Beach by train, bus, night 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.

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Train  •  2 h 13 min

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

$30 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus, line 101 bus  •  4 h 13 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 & Plaza St 101

$19 - $40

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Solana Beach 106.8 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak

$109 - $391

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The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Solana Beach is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to Solana Beach is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Union Station and Solana Beach is 93 miles. The road distance is 106.8 miles.

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The train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Solana Beach Amtrak. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Solana Beach Amtrak. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The nearest airport to Solana Beach is San Diego (SAN) Airport which is 18.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Tijuana (TIJ) (35.3 miles), Santa Ana (SNA) (59 miles), Los Angeles (LAX) (93.5 miles) and Burbank (BUR) (104.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from Union Station to Solana Beach.
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  • Distance: 92.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Union Station to Solana Beach 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 Solana Beach via Grand / 3rd, 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Ca, Oceanside, Ca, and Oceanside Transit Center in around 4 h 13 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from San Diego - Santa Fe Depot to Solana Beach Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
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
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Highway 101 & Plaza St
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com

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