Pick a destination, then hop onboard! What sounds like fun? Beaches? Baseball? Museums? Scroll through the icons, pick a place, and we'll give you the stations and connections

Angels Baseball

Angel Stadium of Anaheim

Home to the Angels major league baseball team, Angel Stadium is also a venue for other events year-round, from concerts to outdoor swap meets and car shows.

2000 Gene Autry Way
714-940-2240

Station
Anaheim Station
Metrolink station is located in Angel Stadium parking lot 

Anaheim Ducks

Honda Center

This multi-use facility is both an arena for professional sports and a concert venue. Home of the Stanley Cup Champion Anaheim Ducks, the Honda Center also hosts occasional games of the NBA Los Angeles Clippers, professional and Olympic figure skating, professional boxing and tennis, and even bull-riding events; check out their website at www.hondacenter.com

2695 E. Katella Avenue
714-704-2500

Station
Anaheim Station
From Metrolink Station, walk to Katella Street and take Bus Route 50 East 

Antiquing

Orange

This historic downtown area and surrounding neighborhood is home to an outstanding collection of antique stores and dealers.

Station
Orange Station
Locations are within walking distance of train station 

San Juan Capistrano

There are a number of outstanding antique shops and dealers within easy walking distance from the train station on Camino Capistrano.

Station
San Juan Capistrano Station

Artist Village

This 9-block area south of the Civic Center is home to some of the finest national and international artists. The Artists Village includes studio space, galleries, residential space, theaters and cafes. Open houses are held monthly on the first Saturday of each month at 7 p.m., offering a chance to meet the artists, see their works and watch and listen to live musical performances.

Along Broadway between Second St. and Fourth St. in downtown Santa Ana
714-571-4229

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 

Beaches

North Beach

Bring your beach towels, sun screen and hang out at the beach for the day. You won’t have trouble finding your way, you can see it from the station!

Near Avenida Pico and North El Camino Real, San Clemente.

Station
San Clemente Station
Within walking distance of the train station 

Beach

You can't get much closer to the beach from a Metrolink train than at the San Clemente Pier station. Just hop off the train and make your way down the white sand!

At the end of Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente State Beach, San Clemente

Station
San Clemente Pier Station
Within walking distance of the train station 

Bike Paths

Biking Trails

Did you know you can bring your bike on a Metrolink train? Why not take the train to one of the stations listed below and enjoy a ride around town or jump on some of the paved on-road bike paths! For detailed information on the county’s bikeways visit octa.net/ocbikeways

Bike trails located near these Metrolink stations:
Fullerton Station
Irvine Station
Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station
San Juan Capistrano Station
San Clemente Station
San Clemente Pier Station
Within riding distance of the train station 

Colleges/Universities

California State University, Fullerton

Why not take Metrolink to class! CSUF is within easy reach from the Fullerton Metrolink Station.

Station
Fullerton Station
From Metrolink Station, take OCTA Buss Route 26 North 

Chapman University

Why not take Metrolink to class! Chapman University is within easy reach from the Orange Metrolink Station.

Station
Orange Station
Within walking distance of train station 

Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo
949 582-4500
www.saddleback.edu

Station
Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station
From the train station walk to Crown Valley Parkway and take Bus Route 85 North**, Bus Route 91 South, or Bus Route 82 West*. 

*Service Monday – Friday only, no weekend service.
**Service Monday – Saturday only, no Sunday service.




 
Concerts

Fullerton College Campus Theatre

This 450-seat venue is home to symphony performances, jazz concerts, musicals and dramatic plays year-round. The more intimate Bronwyn Dodson Theatre holds 120 and is used for plays and other types of performances.

321 E. Chapman Avenue
714-992-743

Station
Fullerton Station
Within walking distance of train station 

Plummer Auditorium

Plummer Auditorium is home to the esteemed Fullerton Civic Light Opera Company, offering four Broadway musicals a year. It also hosts a variety of community and student productions.

201 E. Chapman Avenue
714-626-3898

Station
Fullerton Station
Within walking distance of train station 

House of Blues

The House of Blues, located in Downtown Disney, continues the trend of blending live music with food, retail and art into an exciting, interactive entertainment adventure; check out www.hob.com for a listing.

1530 S. Disneyland Drive (in Downtown Disney)
714-778-2583

Station
Anaheim Station
From Metrolink Station, walk to Katella Street and take Bus Route 50 West 

The Grove of Anaheim

Opened in 1999, The Grove has a huge video screen on each side of the stage, giving every seat in the house a great view. The Grove has featured such talent as Kansas, Peter Frampton, Kenny Rogers, Lionel Richie, Spinal Tap, the Beach Boys, Sergio Mendes, Lucinda Williams, and the Charlie Daniels Band. Find out what’s on schedule at www.thegroveofanaheim.com.

2200 E. Katella Avenue
714-712-2700

Station
Anaheim Station
Within walking distance of train station 

Chapman University Theater and Dance Department

Comedies, dramas and musicals are presented year-round at two of the college’s venues, the 60-seat Studio Theatre and the 250-seat Waltmar Theatre.

333 N. Glassell Street
714-997-6812

Station
Orange Station
Within walking distance of train station 

Memorial Hall

This 937-seat auditorium on the campus of Chapman University is used year-round to provide cultural offerings to the community, including musical performances from opera and classical to jazz and rock. Lectures by noted personalities are also frequently held at Memorial Hall.

333 N. Glassell Street
714-997-6812

Station
Orange Station
Within walking distance of train station 

St. Joseph Ballet

Launched in 1983, this ballet company recently opened a new, $3.8 million ballet center in the city’s museum district, adjacent to the Bowers, Kidseum and Discovery Science Center museums. The group’s aim is to help young people develop their dance skills through both training and performance.

1810 N. Main Street
714-541-8314

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 




 
Conventions

Anaheim Convention Center

The newly expanded Convention Center holds public events and trade shows year-round; check www.anaheimconventioncenter.com for a listing.

800 W. Katella Avenue
714-765-8950

Station
Anaheim Station
From Metrolink Station, walk to Katella Street and take Bus Route 50 West 

Cool Kid Stuff

Knott's Soak City

A 13-acre water park featuring 21 water rides and attractions.

18039 Beach Boulevard
714-220-5200

Station
Buena Park Station
From Metrolink Station, take OCTA Bus Route 29 South  

Vans Skate Park

This combination retail store/skate park gives skateboarding enthusiasts a place to not only buy clothing and equipment, but also scale vertical ramps and grind handrails. For Vans’ Generation Y target customers — 12- to 24-years-olds, mostly male — the park is a safe environment that simulates ideal street conditions. The skate park also features huge video monitors that show the latest in extreme sports competitions and promotes the retailer’s footwear, apparel and equipment lines.

20 The City Dr. (at The Block of Orange)
714-769-3800

Station
Orange Station
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 54 West 

Discovery Science Center

The state-of-the-art Discovery Science Center offers more than 100 hands-on exhibits and live science shows designed to spark childrens' interest in science, technology and mathematics, and to assist educators in teaching these subjects. The 59,000 square-foot interactive learning facility features a special "quake zone" to teach kids about earthquakes, and special "stations", including an exploration station and a kid station. It houses a 3D Laser Theatre and has a computer room and a science store.

2500 N. Main Street
714-542-2823

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 

Kaleidoscope

This open-air entertainment and lifestyle center in south Mission Viejo has a Burke Williams Day Spa, Crunch Fitness Center, Bristol Farms, Zany Brainy, and loads of restaurants — El Torito Grill, Chin Chin, and many more. There's an art gallery, a 10-screen Edwards Cinema, and much to see and do.

27741 Crown Valley Parkway
949-582-1948

Station
Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station
From the train station walk to Crown Valley Parkway and take Bus Route 85 North**, Bus Route 91 South, or Bus Route 82 West*. 

*Service Monday – Friday only, no weekend service.
**Service Monday – Saturday only, no Sunday service.

Ole Hanson Beach Club

Features fresh-water swimming in the club's community pool.

105 W. Avenida Pico
949-361-8264

Station
San Clemente Station
Within walking distance of the train station 




 
Disney

Disneyland® Park

Disneyland® Park's multiple themed lands have created fun and adventure for visitors for decades. Attractions include Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage, Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters, and Walt Disney's Parade of Dreams. At night, an all-new fireworks spectacular, "Remember... Dreams Come True," lights up the sky.

1313 S. Harbor Boulevard
714-781-4000

Station
Anaheim Station
From Metrolink Station, walk to Katella Street and take Bus Route 50 West 

Disney's California Adventure™ Park

The newest Disney theme park in California has the entire "Golden State" as its theme. Attractions range from Pixar Play Parade, California Screamin, Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular – and the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™, a thrilling free-fall from reality!

1313 S. Harbor Boulevard
714-781-7290

Station
Anaheim Station
From Metrolink Station, walk to Katella Street and take Bus Route 50 West 

Downtown Disney® District

Between Disney’s two theme parks, Downtown Disney® District offers free entertainment for its numerous visitors. There's the sports-oriented ESPN Zone® dining and entertainment complex; New Orleans-style food and music at Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen; and the House of Blues®, a 1,000-capacity nightclub with the latest music acts. There's also an AMC® Downtown Disney® District 12-screen movie theater, a LEGO Imagination Center®; and much more.

1530 S. Disneyland Drive

Station
Anaheim Station
From Metrolink Station, walk to Katella Street and take Bus Route 50 West 




 
Historic District

Old Towne Plaza Historic District

The one-square-mile area surrounding the original Public Plaza at the intersection of Chapman and Glassell was signed onto the National Historic Register in 1997. Historic structures include St. John’s Lutheran Church, and Watson’s Food and Drug, a restaurant/drugstore that opened in 1900. Clustered near the famed traffic circle are more than 45 antique stores with furniture and collectibles.

Intersection of Chapman Avenue and Glassell Street
714-780-8701

Station
Orange Station
Within walking distance of train station 

Dr. Howe-Waffle House

The first woman doctor in all of Orange County, Dr. Willela Howe-Waffle, made this beautiful, Queen Anne-style house her home. The structure has been retained and converted by the Santa Ana Historical Preservation Society into a medical museum.

120 Civic Center Drive
714-547-9645

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 

Old Orange County Courthouse & Museum

This three-story building, constructed with distinctive red sandstone, was the city’s tallest structure when constructed in 1900. A historic landmark, its unique appearance has been used in the filming of many TV shows and movies. The building's second story houses the museum and the original courtroom, judge's chambers, jury room and press office.

211 W. Santa Ana Boulevard
714-834-5400

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 

Los Rios Historic District

Located near Capistrano Depot, take a stroll through the District, which contains 31 adobe homes, the earliest built in 1794. Look for Harmony Hall — it is an 1883 terra cotta brick building with a pillared veranda.

Los Rios Street and Verdugo Street Crossing
949-493-4700

Station
San Juan Capistrano Station
Within walking distance of the station 

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens

Casa Romantica, historic home of San Clemente founder Ole Hanson, provides an anchor to the past. It houses a permanent exhibit of historic photographs and documents detailing the original development of Southern California. Musical, theatrical and literary programs are held on a regular basis in the main house and the magnificent courtyard is the perfect setting for children's programming.

415 Avenida Granada
949-498-2139

Station
San Clemente Station
From the Metrolink train station, take Bus Route 191 South 

San Clemente Historical Society Museum & Research Center

For more than 25 years, the Historical Society has preserved artifacts of San Clemente’s history, displayed in rotating exhibits in the museum.

101 S. El Camino Real (top of Avenida Del Mar)
949-492-9684

Station
San Clemente Station
From the Metrolink train station, take Bus Route 191 South 

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens

Casa Romantica, historic home of San Clemente founder Ole Hanson, provides an anchor to the past. It houses a permanent exhibit of historic photographs and documents detailing the original development of Southern California. Musical, theatrical and literary programs are held on a regular basis in the main house and the magnificent courtyard is the perfect setting for children’s programming.

415 Avenida Granada
949-498-2139

Station
San Clemente Pier Station
Within walking distance of the train station 




 
Ice Skating

The Rinks Anaheim Ice

For all the fun you can have under one roof, skate into Anaheim ICE! This state-of-the-art, world- class ice skating facility features both NHL and Olympic size rinks, second floor viewing area, snack bar, locker rooms and spectator seating for 1000 guests.

300 West Lincoln Avenue
714 535-7465
www.anaheimice.com

Station
Fullerton Station
From Metrolink Station, take OCTA Bus Route 43 South 

Jazz Clubs

Steamer's Jazz Club and Café

A top Southern California venue for enjoying the best of jazz.

138 W. Commonwealth Avenue
714 871-8800
www.steamerscafe.com

Station
Fullerton Station
Within easy walking distance from the station. 

John Wayne Airport

Station
Tustin Station
There is no connecting OCTA bus service to John Wayne Airport. City of Irvine iShuttle Route A operates between Metrolink Station and John Wayne Airport (Monday – Friday).* 

iShuttle is not operated by OCTA, additional fares required.
*Service Monday – Friday only, no weekend service.

Knotts

Knott's Berry Farm

What began in 1934 as a roadside berry stand exploded into one of the most famous theme parks in all of Southern California.

8039 Beach Boulevard
714-220-5200

Station
Buena Station
From Metrolink Station, take OCTA Bus Route 29 South  

Library

Orange Public Library & History Center

Outstanding resource center with plenty of reading programs for children.

407 E. Chapman Avenue
714 288-2400
Open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

Station
Orange Station
Walking distance from Metrolink station. Or a short ride on OCTA Bus Route 54. 

Movies

Irvine Spectrum Center

One of the big draws is the 21-screen Edwards Cinema, which has a 3D IMAX theater. Take the train and catch dinner and a show.

71 Fortune Drive (intersection of the I-5 and I-405)
949-789-9180

Station
Irvine Station
Shuttle bus service is available between the train station & Irvine Spectrum Center Route 86 West, Route 188 West* 

*Service Monday – Friday only, no weekend service.

Museums

Fullerton Museum Center

The Museum Center develops and presents the best in multi-disciplinary exhibitions and educational programs in the areas of art, history and science. The museum has three large galleries that feature changing exhibits focusing on contemporary topics.

301 N. Pomona Avenue
714-738-6545

Station
Fullerton Station
Within walking distance of train station 

Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

Orange County's largest museum features art of the Americas and the Pacific Rim, with permanent exhibits including Pre-Columbian, Native American and Oceanic art, art from Africa and Asia, paintings by California artists and historic artifacts of the Old West.

2002 N. Main Street
714-567-3600

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 

Kidseum

The museum, adjacent to the Bowers Museum, is designed especially for children, featuring hands-on exhibits so kids can explore to their heart’s content — learning all the while. Art labs, interactive displays, storytelling, and a variety of masks, costumes and artifacts are designed to help young visitors explore their own creativity, communication skills and understanding of the world around them.

1802 N. Main Street
714-480-1520

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 205 North 




 
Parks

CSUF Arboretum

An incredible arboretum is just one of the many cool spots on the CSUF campus.

Station
Fullerton Station
From Metrolink Station, take OCTA Buss Route 26 North 

Restaurants

Many stations offer great restaurants within easy walking distance. Select one of these stations and explore the many possibilities!

Station
Buena Park Station
Fullerton Station
Anaheim Station
Orange Station
Irvine Station
San Juan Capistrano Station
San Clemente Pier Station

San Juan Capistrano

Mission San Juan Capistrano

No visit to San Juan Capistrano is complete without visiting the Mission San Juan Capistrano, the best-preserved structure of its kind in the U.S. Occupying a 10-acre site filled with fountains, gardens and walkways, the Mission is the seventh of the 21 Spanish Missions established in California by Franciscan Padres. Known as “the jewel of the missions,” make sure you see the exhibits about early mission life. A Swallows Day Festival is held at the Mission every March when the swallows return each spring.

Ortega Highway at Camino Capistrano
949-234-1300

Station
San Juan Capistrano Station
Within walking distance of the station 

San Clemente Pier

The pier offers shops, a summer concession stand, a bait-and-tackle shop, restrooms, picnic facilities, and restaurants on the pier. The pier is also the site of many of the city’s annual events, including the Fourth of July fireworks show, the San Clemente Ocean Festival, and the San Clemente Seafest. At the end of Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente State Beach, San Clemente

Station
San Clemente Station
From the Metrolink train station, take Bus Route 191 South 

Station
San Clemente Pier Station
Within walking distance of the train station 

Santa Ana Zoo

In Prentice Park, the Santa Ana Zoo is home to hundreds of animals, both wild and domestic, including an elephant, mountain lion, exotic birds and monkeys. The zoo houses more than 250 species, with an African aviary and a special primate exhibit. For kids, the zoo has a petting area with dozens of barnyard animals, exhibits of snakes in cages and the Zoofari Express, a miniature train that was transported to the zoo’s grounds and restored as a special ride.

1801 East Chestnut Avenue (in Prentice Park)
714-835-7484

Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
From Metrolink Station, take Bus Route 59 South; at First Street/Grand Street transfer to Route 64 East  

Shopping

You can reach major shopping malls to small boutiques from many of Orange County’s Metrolink stations. Select one of these stations and explore all the opportunities

Station
Fullerton Station
Orange Station
The Depot at Santa Ana
Tustin Station
Irvine Station
Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station
San Juan Capistrano Station

Walking Trails

San Clemente

There are a number of cool walking trails that you can use just moments away from the Metrolink station.

Station
San Clemente Station
Within walking distance of the train station 

San Clemente Pier

There are a number of cool walking trails that you can use just moments away from the Metrolink station.
At the end of Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente State Beach, San Clemente

Station
San Clemente Pier Station
Within walking distance of the train station