California Train Routes

Getting around in California by train is green and efficient. Trains and Amtrak Thruway buses reach more than 90 destinations in the Golden State, including all the top travel destinations such as San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Francisco, and Sacramento. Learn more about each route and get ready for your California rail travel.


Pacific Surfliner

San Luis Obispo - Santa Barbara - Los Angeles - San Diego

Immerse yourself in the total Southern California experience aboard the Pacific Surfliner. From rugged coastlines to the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and the historic charm of San Diego, the Pacific Surfliner invites you to bring your bike, your board, your clubs and your appetite to some of the hottest spots and coolest destinations SoCal has to offer.

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