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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Oxnard to Oceanside?

Lowest Price$38.15
Fastest Train4h 2m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Oxnard to Oceanside 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Oxnard to Oceanside?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Oxnard to Oceanside. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Oxnard to Oceanside?

In the last month, $38.15 was the average price of a train ticket from Oxnard, CA to Oceanside, CA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Oxnard to Oceanside?

The distance between Oxnard and Oceanside is approximately 124 miles, or 200 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 2 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Oxnard to Oceanside are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Monday 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 Oxnard at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Oxnard to Oceanside?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. 3 of these are direct connections to Oceanside. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Oceanside to Oxnard. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Oxnard to Oceanside for $37.00.

Which train should you take from Oxnard to Oceanside?

2 train services operate from Oxnard, California to Oceanside, California. Amtrak Pacific Surfliner usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak26h 26m$38.20
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner34h 7m$38.20

Where is the train station in Oxnard?

There is one train station in Oxnard:

  • Transp Ctr - 201 E Fourth St

Where is the train station in Oceanside?

Oceanside has one train station:

  • Oceanside Transit Ctr - 235 S Tremont St

Price trends for trains from Oxnard to Oceanside

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15OctNov

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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