There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to Solana Beach by train, 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  •  2 h 18 min

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

$30 - $65

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 & Plaza St 101

$14 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus, line 101 bus  •  4 h 10 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

$18 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to Solana Beach 106.8 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, train  •  4 h 14 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

$112 - $393

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 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Union Station to Solana Beach via Temple & Los Angeles, Spring & 7th, 6th / Broadway, 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Ca, Oceanside, Ca, and Oceanside Transit Center in around 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 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
59 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 Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 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
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and Solana Beach is 148 km. The road distance is 171 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Solana Beach Amtrak. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to Solana Beach. However, there are services departing from Temple & Los Angeles and arriving at Highway 101 & Plaza St via 6th / Broadway, Los Angeles, Ca and Oceanside Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

The train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak takes 2 h 14 min including transfers and departs every two hours.