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. Service on the northern end of our route is supplemented with Amtrak Thruway bus service.
Use our online booking tool to explore options and fares. Or, visit Amtrak.com to build a personalized timetable with departure times between two stations and stops in between. Also, check our Alerts page for information that might affect your trip. Recent changes to the schedule are noted below.
Reservations will be required during the week of Thanksgiving (Wednesday through Monday). The Rail 2 Rail program will be suspended on these dates, and Amtrak multi-ride ticket holders must confirm trips in advance. Learn more.
We've implemented one of the largest schedule changes to the Pacific Surfliner service in years. Another roundtrip was added and many departure times were adjusted in October 2021. Learn more.