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Compare train tickets from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach


Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach?

Lowest Price€15.56
Fastest Train0h 47m
Trains Per Day6
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach?

In the last month, €15.56 was the average price of a train ticket from San Juan Capistrano, CA to Solana Beach, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 18 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €0.32 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach?

The distance between San Juan Capistrano and Solana Beach is approximately 42 miles, or 67 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 47 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Solana Beach.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs San Juan Capistrano at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach?

There are 6 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Solana Beach to San Juan Capistrano.

Which train should you take from San Juan Capistrano to Solana Beach?

2 train services operate from San Juan Capistrano, California to Solana Beach, California. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner usually has more trains scheduled, with 5 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak20h 49m€16.37
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner50h 53m€15.84

Where is the train station in San Juan Capistrano?

There is one train station in San Juan Capistrano:

  • 26701 Verdugo St

Where is the train station in Solana Beach?

Solana Beach has one train station:

  • 105 N Cedros Ave - Solana Beach Transit Ctr

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from San Juan Capistrano, CA to Solana Beach, CA
Based on 1 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Pacific Surfliner report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
19 December 2019Visiting family
The internet on train was great watched Amazon prime. Marvelous Mrs mazel so all was good . Walked to restaurant to meet friends...
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