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COASTER

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Address: 195 S Tremont St, Oceanside Transit Center, Oceanside, CA 92054-3028
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My plane was delayed flying into San Diego and we ended up in Ontario,Ca and had to be driven down.. My daughter had been waiting for me but since there was no time given on our... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
LST-66
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Bloomington, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Rode the Coaster from Oceanside to San Diego. It is a very clean train. Seems to be on time. It was a slow ride allowing us to view the landscape as we passed through several towns. It was a nice change from driving to our destination.

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My plane was delayed flying into San Diego and we ended up in Ontario,Ca and had to be driven down.. My daughter had been waiting for me but since there was no time given on our arrival I said go on home.. After getting to airport I found it was a quick bus ride to the Coaster station and after... More 

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just started using Coaster in the past few months when it more convenient and driving and it will continue in the future. They have always been on time

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Phoenix
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family rode the Coaster from Oceanside to San Diego Santa Fe Depot for the afternoon. It's a great value at $11 RT and no stressful traffic! It's a very clean train and a comfortable ride to enjoy the ocean views from the top level.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Free wifi, restrooms and tables. Nice, clean train. On time and fast. A great way to travel the coast and still see it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

I took the train from ANaheim to San Diego, and it was fantastic. Pretty reasonable fare ($28) and I was able to work as there was free wifi, with a very good signal most the whole way. There were also some very nice views along the way.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

I'll take the Coaster over driving any day. It's fast and clean, and moves along the coastline between Oceanside and downtown San Diego for half of the trip. While it jogs inland for the second half of the route, it comes back out along Mission Bay and heads into downtown from there. No traffic worries, and you can even bring... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Orange County and San Diego fought over how many North to LA trips vs South to San Diego at their inception. Now as taxpapers pay for two train services that did even coordinate their runs to meet each other. It should be one line from San Diego to LA. One line from LA to San Diego. They should be taken... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

The transit system in SoCal is fabulous. We were staying in Oceanside, CA and wanted to go to Old Town San Diego but didn't want to drive. The Coaster transit stop was within walking distance of where we were staying and dropped us off right in front of Old Town! It also stops in smaller cities in between and goes... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Great way to travel between San Diego and Oceanside. Stops in most major towns along the way. Perfect way to miss the traffic that the 5 fwy has become known for. Sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery along the way. Really great for going to see Padre Games or an early evening out on the town when you want... More 

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