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Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

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Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

Do you know how I can get from LAX to carlsbad, other than driving. Thought of taking the Amtrak but there is no baggage service. We are traveling with 3 kids. Does taxis from LAX travel to Carlsbad? What is the approximate cost?

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M D
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1. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

This is much too far for a taxi. You could arrange a shuttle van, which would run you a few hundred dollars. The train is still an option. I wouldn't worry about you bags, there's usually plenty of space, you just have to carry them yourself. But you would have to take a bus to the train station. The whole trip would probably take 4 hours and cost a hundred dollars. Renting a car for a week would be cheaper.

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2. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

Thanks M D!

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3. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

You take the Flyaway bus from LAX ( the airport) to LAX ( the train station). One leaves every 20 minutes. you get dropped off at Patsoris Plaza next to Union Station. Then a Pacific Surfliner to Carlsbad. go to www.amtrak.com

And try posting on the train travel and San Diego,forums.

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4. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

Patsoris Plaza = Patsaouras Transit Plaza

There is no reason to post this question on the train travel forum. Most CA regulars wander through the CA forum and the SoCal regulars will be able to respond to this question.

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5. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

Check flights to the Carlsbad airport.

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6. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

wow Theres an airport in Carlsband?

Looking on this from Ireland and so far VERY helpful

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7. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

"No luggage service" just means you cannot check luggage but you CAN carry it onto the train yourself . Taking the train is easy.

There are very few flights into the very small Carlsbad airport.

The flight should be added on to your international one to make the price better if you do this.

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8. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

You could also fly to San Diego and take the Coaster train to Carlsbad. shorter train ride, more frequent

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9. Re: Transport from LAX to Carlsbad

Edel - you aren't going to find any flights from Ireland to Carlsbad. It's a small airport.

The OP posted about this 1 yr ago.

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