How to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA

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from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA

How to get from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
02:45AM2h50
Los Angeles, CA
05:35AMCarlsbad, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
FlixBus
02:45AM2h50
Los Angeles, CA
05:35AMCarlsbad, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Greyhound
04:20AM2h45
Los Angeles, CA
07:05AMCarlsbad, CA
$501One-way
0 transfers
Other options
FlixBus
12:40AM3h00
Los Angeles, CA
03:40AMCarlsbad, CA
$201One-way
0 transfers

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Travel Information from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA

distanceDistance80 miles (129 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$23 - $16
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€13) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€19) • 1 h 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Amtrak

Travel 80 miles (129 km) by bus or train between Los Angeles, CA and Carlsbad, CA. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA.

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Amtrak, FlixBus and Greyhound will get you from Los Angeles to Carlsbad at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

    FAQs: Travel from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA

    FAQs: Travel to Carlsbad, CA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA.
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    There are 2 options to travel to Carlsbad, CA from Los Angeles, CA including taking a bus or train.

    The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $16 (€13) compared to other travel options to Carlsbad, CA:

    Taking a bus costs () less than taking a ferry, which costs on average () for the same trip.

    A bus is () less than a flight with an average ticket price of () from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA.

    Taking a bus costs $7 (€6) less than taking a train, which costs on average $23 (€19) for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 54 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Carlsbad, CA that take longer:

    Taking a bus requires on average 2 h 10 min of travel time.

    You should expect to travel around 80 miles (129 km) between Los Angeles, CA and Carlsbad, CA.

    The average frequency per day from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA is:

    • Around 5 buses per day.
    • 8 trains per day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA:

      The following travel companies offer services from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA:

      • FlixBus or Greyhound can get you to Carlsbad, CA by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA for $16 (€13) on Omio.
      • Amtrak can take you to Carlsbad, CA by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA for $23 (€19).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA with the following travel companies:

      • 8 direct trains per day with Amtrak.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Carlsbad, CA as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA.

      Many of our customers traveling from Los Angeles, CA to Carlsbad, CA don't make Carlsbad, CA their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Carlsbad, CA are San Diego, CA, Irvine, CA, Anaheim, CA or San Clemente, CA, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Carlsbad, CA to any of these top destinations today!

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