Where will the train take you?

See the beauty of Southern California from the best seat around – onboard the Amtrak Pacific Surfliner. Escape to the open outdoors, eat and drink your way through the region’s best dining districts, soak up some sunshine at the beach, go support your team – with service to 29 stations, the Pacific Surfliner can bring you to fun activities and unique experiences perfectly suited to you.

Discover the reasons to choose the train for your next trip:

  • Convenient access to top attractions and live events
  • Onboard amenities to make the most of your trip, including reclining chairs, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, restrooms, and a Market Café with fresh food, cocktails, wine, and craft beers
  • Iconic views of diverse Southern California landscapes, from sparkling beaches to lush farmland and rolling hills
  • Group seating for parties of 3 or 4, including some table seats

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Special Offers on Train Travel


Students ages 25 and younger can enjoy a 15% savings on Pacific Surfliner trips year-round.


Enjoy quality time with the family and explore more of Southern California with a trip on the Pacific Surfliner.


Ride the Pacific Surfliner and enjoy special savings at the DISNEYLAND® Resort!

Trip Inspiration

Ride to Southern California's world-class baseball stadiums, enjoying a comfortable ride on your way to a game.

L.A. Union Station is the largest railroad passenger terminal on the West Coast. Its importance as a vital transportation hub is only matched by its status as an iconic landmark, with a rich history and glamorous style that truly represents the city.

Add a free bike reservation to your Pacific Surfliner trip. Spaces are limited so book early. 

View our top picks for adventures across Southern California with a small dog or cat.

With almost perfect weather year-round, world-renowned attractions, and more than 70 miles of beaches, there is something for everyone in sunny San Diego.

Connect to a boat tour for a chance to see whales, sea lions, and dolphins up close.

Learn More About Riding with Us

The Pacific Surfliner travels along a 351-mile route through San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo counties, with portions of the route hugging the Southern California coastline. Onboard amenities offer a comfortable ride that’s even better when enjoyed alongside panoramic views of the iconic landscape.

All Pacific Surfliner trains feature reclining seats as well as power outlets, free Wi-Fi, restrooms, bike and luggage racks, large picture windows, and an onboard market-style café.

The Pacific Surfliner serves stations in San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo counties.

The Amtrak Pacific Surfliner route meanders along the majestic California coastline from San Luis Obispo through prime destinations such as Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, San Juan Capistrano, and San Diego.