Solana Beach station, also known as the Solana Beach Transit Center, is a train station on Amtrak California's Pacific Surfliner passenger train and on North County Transit District's COASTER commuter rail route located in Solana Beach, California.
Short and long term parking is available at the far north end of the Station parking lot. In addition, some limited street parking is available in the residential area nearby.
What are the two Amtrak stations in San Diego?
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Oceanside Transit Center.
Old Town Transit Center.
Where does the train drop you off in San Diego?
The Santa Fe Depot is located in the middle of downtown, a short walk away from popular areas and with easy access to public transportation. Ride the trolley and stroll the Little Italy neighborhood, discover the eclectic Gaslamp Quarter, and take in a San Diego Padres baseball game.
Is Amtrak and Pacific Surfliner the same?
Amtrak is the contracted operator of the Pacific Surfliner service. The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) provides management and administrative support to the LOSSAN Agency.
Where does the Pacific Surfliner run?
The Pacific Surfliner serves stations in San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo counties. There are daily round-trips between San Diego and Los Angeles, with some trips extending up to Santa Barbara or San Luis Obispo.
#NCTDAlert: Northbound COASTER 665 is currently stopped at Solana Beach station due to a vehicle next to the tracks just north of Encinitas station. Emergency personnel is on scene awaiting tow truck arrival to remove vehicle. Please expect a delay and check back for updates. pic.twitter.com/44r2blOy5v
Simply sit on the west-side of the train to enjoy the ocean views. If you are traveling through Los Angeles, the train switches direction after departing the station. So if you are sitting on the west-side of the train approaching Los Angeles, you will be sitting on the east-side after departing Los Angeles!
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Solana Beach walkable?
Solana Beach, coveted by locals and visitors alike, is known for its walkability and is home to endless scenic trails, welcoming surf breaks, natural tide pools, and a wide variety of eclectic, locally-owned shops and services that are almost all within a 30-minute walk or less from Fletcher Cove, the main beach.
Where does the Pacific Surfliner start and end?
The Amtrak Pacific Surfliner travels between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, with stops in Orange County, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara and other destinations.