The Pacific Surfliner serves stations in San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo counties. There are 13 round-trips between San Diego and Los Angeles. Five of those trips extend up to Santa Barbara, and two extend to San Luis Obispo. Service on the northern end of our route is supplemented with Amtrak Thruway bus service.

Download the Pacific Surfliner schedule below or use our online booking tool to explore options and fares. To view schedules for all trains operating between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, including Metrolink and COASTER commuter trains, download the Southern California Passenger Rail timetable. Also, check our Alerts page for information that might affect your trip.

Coronavirus Update: We have moved to a temporarily reduced schedule on Pacific Surfliner trains effective Monday, March 23rd to align with current service needs.



For future trip planning needs, you may still view the standard Pacific Surfliner schedule.

Service Updates

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Ongoing construction projects keep the infrastructure in top condition and contribute to overall improvements in rail travel along the corridor. 

Due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), we are temporarily moving to a reduced schedule for the Pacific Surfliner based on current ridership needs.