The distance between Santa Cruz to Oceanside is 370.66 miles or 596.37 km. A train trip from Santa Cruz to Oceanside typically takes 20 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oceanside faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 15 hours and 12 minutes to get from Santa Cruz to Oceanside.
Going from Santa Cruz to Oceanside by train takes over 20 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Friday trains from Santa Cruz to Oceanside are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Oceanside. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Cruz to Oceanside route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Cruz to Oceanside, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Cruz to Oceanside, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Santa Cruz to Oceanside, which start at £49.39.
Amtrak train tickets from Santa Cruz to Oceanside start from £61.54, and on average cost £65.81. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Oceanside. Amtrak in Santa Cruz leaves from Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave, And in Oceanside trains arrive at Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St,
From Santa Cruz to Oceanside train travel on Amtrak takes 20 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Oceanside faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 15 hours and 12 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £62.52 for a one-way train ticket to Oceanside.