Skip to main content

Explore SoCal With Metrolink

Take Metrolink to explore new and familiar destinations throughout Southern California.


Escape for the day on Metrolink!

Discover someplace different this weekend, take a Daycation on Metrolink. This site is a treasure trove of ideas for places to explore on day-long adventures that start with a train ride.

girl playing in water and father and daughter on train
$10 weekend pass and $15 summer day pass

Ways to Travel For Less

$10 Weekend Day Pass
Skip Traffic with Unlimited Train Rides
Only $10 for unlimited rides system-wide either Saturday or Sunday.

Kids Ride Free!
Free train rides for children 17 years old and younger on Saturdays and Sundays when accompanied by a fare-paying adult.

$15 Summer Weekday Pass
Unlimited travel Monday through Friday, starting Tuesday, May 28 through Friday, August 30. Only $15 per person and valid system-wide.

Student Adventure Pass
If you’re a student, you’re eligible to ride Metrolink free with the new Student Adventure Pass and a valid Student ID. Click here for more information.

Metrolinkable Events

Best Metrolink Destinations

Family Friendly Outings

What better way to launch a family fun day than with a train ride on Metrolink! Here are 8 places to travel that are within easy reach from one of our stations.

Family friendly outings
Macaw parrot
Best Metrolink Destinations

Shop & Dine

Imagine an escape with friends for a day of shopping and discovering new restaurants, bistros and boutiques.

shop & dine
Olvera Street shops
Best Metrolink Destinations

Enjoyable Strolls

Metrolink is a stress-free way to escape for a fun stroll someplace you’ve never explored before.

enjoyable strolls
L.A. Live night scene
Best Metrolink Destinations


Picture endless stretches of shoreline, historic piers and whale watching adventures. Most are an easy walk from the Metrolink station.

Girl running on beach
Best Metrolink Destinations

Arts & Culture

Metrolink is a safe and stress-free way to enjoy the arts and culture from Downtown Los Angeles south to Oceanside. All these destinations are an easy walk from the station.

Arts & Culture
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Best Metrolink Destinations

Bike Adventures

Did you know you can take your bike on Metrolink? We have special cars just for cyclists!

bike adventures
woman on bike

Explore by Location

How to Get There

Everything you need to know, including train schedules and tips on buying tickets and riding Metrolink trains. Easy!

Download PDF of Rail System

Metrolink Commuter Rail System Map