The LOSSAN rail corridor stretches 351 miles from San Diego to San Luis Obispo, with the Amtrak Pacific Surfliner, freight, commuter, and long-distance trains sharing the tracks and certain stations. Ongoing construction projects keep the infrastructure in top condition and contribute to overall improvements in rail travel along the corridor. Larger projects require tracks or stations to be closed so crews can perform necessary work, which can temporarily affect train service.
Scheduled Weekend Track Work: Sept. 22-24 and Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2023
Updated August 22, 2023
Some Pacific Surfliner service will be affected between Fullerton and Los Angeles for two weekends (Sept. 22-24, Sept. 29-30, and Oct. 1) due to scheduled overnight track improvement work.
- Train 595 will be cancelled. Bus 5811 will provide alternate transportation between San Diego and Los Angeles
- Train 794 will terminate in Los Angeles, with no alternate transportation provided from Los Angeles to San Diego.
All other trains will not be impacted by the scheduled track work.
Pacific Surfliner service will be affected between Irvine and San Diego for two weekends in October due to scheduled track improvement projects in San Diego County. Limited bus transportation will be provided. More information will be posted here as details become available.
Funding limitations caused by extended track closures which were in place for an extended period have made it necessary to make temporary adjustments to the Pacific Surfliner service. We are doing all we can to preserve vital intercounty transportation connections and provide a travel experience that our passengers will enjoy.
The adjustments below are effective until further notice.
BAGGAGE SERVICE SUSPENDED
Checked baggage is not currently available on Pacific Surfliner trains. Luggage may still be carried and stored on board. You may bring two personal items that measure up to 14” x 11” x 7” each, and weigh up to 25 pounds each. You may also bring two carry-on bags that measure up to 28" x 22" x 11" each, and weigh up to 50 pounds each.
TEMPORARY STATION CLOSURES
Pacific Surfliner trains continue to serve all stations according to the schedules. However, ticket windows are currently closed at the following stations:
- Solana Beach: Nearest staffed stations is Santa Fe Depot (San Diego)
- Oceanside: Nearest staffed stations is Santa Fe Depot (San Diego)
- Santa Ana: Nearest staffed station is Fullerton
- Anaheim: Nearest staffed station is Fullerton