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Address: 195 S Tremont St, Oceanside Transit Center, Oceanside, CA 92054
Phone Number: (760) 966-6500
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After reading reviews we took the Coaster to San Diego, what fun, nobody had to worry about driving! The views of the ocean were amazing! The staff on the train were so very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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242 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

After reading reviews we took the Coaster to San Diego, what fun, nobody had to worry about driving! The views of the ocean were amazing! The staff on the train were so very nice and polite! Recommend this mode of transportation when going to SD! Don't have to worry about parking or traffic!

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Washington DC, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Lots of fun. Great way to see the coast and fantastic ocean views. The trip through Del Mar is the most fun.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Taking the coaster to the padre game is the easiest way to go see the padres no hassle just beautiful coast and no traffic doesn't get any better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Adults are only $8 round trip and seniors are an unbelievable $4 round trip. It's a great way to leave the driving and watch the countryside go by!

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Pretty simple experience so long as the ticket machine you chose is working. Trains are relatively clean and not to crowded

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Great way to avoid the traffic jam on the freeway. Sit back, let someone else drive while you enjoy the beach and scenery roll by. The cars are clean and comfortable. Price can't be best for travel to the history and discovery of Old Town or the restaurants and options available in Downtown San Diego.

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Phoenix
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This is as close to European-style transportation as anywhere else in America...a nice change from driving I-5. The stops at various stations last a few minutes, just long enough to dash off and buy a Diet Coke before dashing back on -- but if you're late, the train doesn't wait!

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Miami
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I travelled from Oceanside to San Diego. COASTER is very punctual, very clean and smooth travel. I enjoyed the trip. I returned from San Diego at night and it was full of people since there was a Giant-Padres match, and the train got noisy but in general terms the travel is very good.

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Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Very scenic and relaxing. Have used the Coaster to avoid the traffic going downtown to meet friends for dinner. Love it when I can use it!

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Sequim, Washington
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

What could be better....a smooth ride, always on time, clean, beautiful scenery, and very inexpensive. you are ALWAYS assured of being in Downtown San Diego in 1 hr.!

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