The distance between Oceanside to Riverside is 52.38 miles or 84.27 km. A train trip from Oceanside to Riverside typically takes 3 hours, If you are looking to get to Riverside faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 27 minutes to get from Oceanside to Riverside.
A train getaway to Riverside clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Riverside before you have to hop on the train back to Oceanside. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Riverside. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.
On Saturday trains from Oceanside to Riverside 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.
Amtrak train tickets from Oceanside to Riverside start from $24.00, and on average cost $29.80. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Riverside. Amtrak in Oceanside leaves from Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St, And in Riverside trains arrive at Downtown Metrolink Station - 4066 Vine St,
From Oceanside to Riverside train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Riverside faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $28.60 for a one-way train ticket to Riverside.