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COASTER

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Address: 195 S Tremont St, Oceanside Transit Center, Oceanside, CA 92054-3028
Phone Number: (760) 966-6500
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Oceanside to the Gas Lamp District

It's great way to commute down to the Gas Lamp area. Very affordable with about an hour ride. Nice scenic views with very little hassle getting to where you wabt to go.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Clayton R
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Oceanside, California
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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's great way to commute down to the Gas Lamp area. Very affordable with about an hour ride. Nice scenic views with very little hassle getting to where you wabt to go.

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Clean, efficient, comfortable, and best of all, avoid traffic on the 5 at rush hour Parking at Coaster stations easy and free

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Oceanside, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The Coaster is the perfect way to go to the fair. No traffic or parking hassles. The school buses were uncomfortable but we'll use the Coaster again.

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Thank 465janices
Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The coaster is reasonably priced and a great way to get around. We went from Carlsbad to Old Town for $11 round trip. Fun for the kids as well. Very easy to get the times and pay.

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1 Thank lvchick79
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to go from Oceanside or Carlsbad to San Diego. We found it very easy to find the schedule on line and purchase our ticket at the station. The train was on time which was nice. Very comfortable.

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1 Thank Mary J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beats driving, but costly if have a family. Have special game day special, but do not lose your tickets, they check. The train interior was clean,but outside had not been cleaned for a long time.Windows were so dirty you could hardly see out.

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1 Thank William S
Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best way to be able to travel along the coast to see the sights with stops in many of the areas. Great way to get to Del Mar racetrack with a transfer to the double decker bus that drops you at the front gate....fun to go to Old Town in SD....take the Coast to the end and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a convenient clean easy way to travel between San Diego & Oceanside. There are some issues. In both cities they need better signage, especially to the vending machines for tickets and to get passengers in and out of the stations. We wander several blocks in the wrong direction seeking a way to cross the tracks. Also on weekdays... More 

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Na'alehu, HI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used it several times om my trip - to Old Town San Diego, up to Irvine. Love the scenery, the staff is a bit frazzled and not as friendly as in past, but it was a busy time of year.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing and scenic. However, the Windows need to be cleaned. The dirt on the window glass block the views. The weather is good too

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1 Thank Peter X

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