Metrolink service alert
BREAKING NEWS: Metrolink service will again serve the Oceanside Station beginning TOMORROW May 27, operating the full weekend schedule. The weekday schedule will resume for the OC & IEOC lines on Tuesday, May 30 following our holiday/Saturday schedule on Memorial Day. Learn More →.
5 Top Bike Adventures
Did you know you can take your bike on Metrolink? We have special cars just for cyclists! Here are some cool wheeled rides reachable from our stations.
1. Mission San Luis Rey
Oceanside is a beautiful place to simply cruise around town, but if you want extend your ride, we recommend cycling to Mission San Luis Rey. It is a scenic 14-mile round trip to one of the prettier Mission in California. Ride Details.
2. San Clemente Beach Trail
Hop on this trail and you have long sun-drenched stretches of ocean and sandy beaches to keep you company. The trail begins at the south end of San Clemente's North Beach station and parallels the beach. It is a 5-mile round trip. Ride details.
3. Dana Point Harbor
San Juan Capistrano is a great place to start your ride to the Dana Point Harbor. It’s an easy 6-miles along the San Juan Creek Trail to Doheny State Beach. Simply head north a mile from there. Enjoy coffee at Coffee Importers overlooking the harbor before heading back. You can pick up the trail near the station. Ride details.
4. Fullerton Loop Bike Trail
Fullerton Loop Trail is a 11.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Fullerton, California that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is a patchwork of old equestrian paths that run along property lines and an old railroad bed corridor. The closest trail head is one mile from the Fullerton Transportation Center. Ride details.
5. Carlsbad Village from Oceanside
A fun escape by bike is Carlsbad Village it is an easy 7-miles round trip from the Oceanside Pier. Cruise this coastal community and explore a variety of restaurants, pubs and gift shops. Ride details.