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Encinitas Station City Profile




The Station is located at 25 East D Street in Encinitas.


Major Destinations Served by Transit from This Station:


Route 101: Swami’s Beach, Leucadia


Route 304: YMCA of Encinitas, Boys & Girl’s Club of Encinitas, Quail Botanical Gardens, Encinitas Ranch Golf Course, Encinitas Ranch Town Center, Stage Coach Park, La Costa Canyon High School, Boy’s and Girl’s Club of Carlsbad at La Costa, La Costa Meadows Industrial Park, San Marcos High School, Bradley Park, California Division of Occupational Health & Safety Administration, Palomar College Transit Center


Route 309: Quail Botanical Gardens, Encinitas Community & Senior Center, Oak Crest Park, Oak Crest Middle School, Encinitas Ranch Town Center, Palomar Airport, Carlsbad Plaza South, Westfield Shoppingtown Plaza Camino Real, Plaza Theatre, North County Plaza, Pacific Coast Plaza, El Camino North Shopping Center, Fire Mountain Plaza, Target Shopping Center, Mercado De Oceana, Oceanside Golf Course, Mission Marketplace Center, Town Center North.


Route 310:  Westfield Shoppingtowns Plaza Camino Real and University Towne Center, Scripps Memorial Hospital, Thornton Hospital, Executive Square.


Route 321:  North Vulcan Avenue, Avenida Encinas, Poinsettia Station, Flower Fields, Company Stores, Car Country Mall, Carlsbad State Beach, Vons Plaza, Holiday Park, Brierly and Chase Fields, Carlsbad Senior Center, Community Center, Carlsbad Post Office, Carlsbad Village Station, Army & Navy Academy


Route 365:  Scripps Memorial Hospital, San Dieguito Academy, Ocean Knoll Elementary School, Oak Crest Middle School, Oak Crest Park, Encinitas Community and Senior Center, San Dieguito Boys and Girls Club, Encinitas Ranch Town Center, Forum Shopping Center, Home Depot Center, North Coast Health Center, Encinitas Post Office.


Route 404:  Scripps Memorial Hospital


Coaster Connection: Encinitas Park & Ride


FAST:  Cardiff Towne Center


Transit Service From This Station:


Route 101: Downtown Oceanside to University Towne Center


Bus boards on the upper level at docks #1, #2, and #3 in both directions.


Frequent service throughout the day


Route 304:  Encinitas to Palomar College via Leucadia Boulevard


Bus boards on the lower level at dock #5.


Frequent service throughout the day on weekdays, service on Saturday is every other hour in both directions.  No Service is available on the roué on Sundays and Holidays.


Route 309:  Encinitas to Town Center North (Oceanside)


Service boards from the lower level at dock #6.


Frequent Service throughout the day Monday through Saturday.  Sunday and Holiday service is provided once every hour in both directions.


Route 310:  Express Service between Oceanside and University Towne Center


Service boards on the upper level at docks #1, #2, or #3.


Southbound service provides trips at 6:35A and 4:35P.

Northbound service provides trips at 7:49A and 6:10P.


Route 321:  Encinitas to Carlsbad Village Station


Service boards on the lower level at dock #4.


Service is provided every other hour in both directions.


Route 365:  Encinitas to the Forum Plaza


Service boards from the lower level at dock #4.


Frequent Service throughout the day.


Selected trips deviate from normal routing to service Encinitas Senior Center.


Sunday and Holiday Service is currently unavailable on this route.


Route 404:  Encinitas to Palomar College via Encinitas Boulevard



Morning service provides 3 eastbound trips and 4 westbound trips between 5:45A and 9:40A.

Afternoon service provides 4 eastbound and 3 westbound trips between 2:30P and 6:00P.



Service is provided every other hour in both directions.


Service is currently unavailable on Sundays and Holidays.


Coaster Connection – Encinitas Boulevard & Melba Drive:

Morning service provides 3 clockwise trips between 5:52A and 7:22A.

Afternoon service provides 3 counter-clockwise trips between 5:05P and 6:33P.


FAST:  Local Dial-A-Ride service within Encinitas City Limits


Weekday Service operates between 5:00A and 8:00P.

Saturday Service operates between 9:00A and 6:00P.


Sunday and Holiday Service is unavailable on this service.


Train Service:

San Diego Northern: Coaster Commuters


Special Events:  Street Scene

Special Events:  Military Appreciation Day

Special Events:  Super Bowl

Special Events:  World Series

Special Events:  Major League Baseball All-Star Game



Route 401:  Del Mar Fair Shuttle, Mid-June to Early July service provides one southbound trip at 9:15A.  Northbound return trip will only stop if bus has passengers for Encinitas.  Service is provided Tuesday thru Sunday only. There is no service on Mondays.


Route 401:  Del Mar Race Track Shuttle, Mid July to Mid September.  Service on Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 11:15A, Fridays at 1:15P.  Returns variable depending on the conclusion of the

final race.  Service is provided Wednesday through Monday only.  There is no service on Tuesdays.


Eateries:  Various casual dining, fast food, and convenience eateries, stores, and restaurants are located in and around the station area.  Leucadia Plaza is located at the north end of the station platform.


Pay phones are located at various locations around the station area.


Coke Machines.  There are four Coca-Cola Soft-Drink/Juice Machines on the train platform side of the station.  One of each is also available on the trackside of the bus island.