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The Best of San Clemente Pier

Make the most of your visit with our carefully curated ideas. Watch for exclusive deals courtesy of our Metrolink partners – just show your Metrolink ticket. Enjoy like a tourist. Act like a local.

Your Mediterranean Getaway Right Here in SoCal

Why get on a plane when you can train to this Spanish Village by the Sea? From surfers to shoppers, San Clemente has two train stations and something for everyone. Ride the free trolley around town and to the outlet mall.

Metrolink train lines
  • Orange County Line

  • Inland Empire-Orange County Line


Day Trips

Fun Things to Do

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Great Places to Eat & Drink

Area Map

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


Catch the free trolley every 15 minutes at either Metrolink station every day through Labor Day. Ride all over town and to the outlet mail. Connect with the Dana Point Trolley beginning in mid-June.

Trolley Information

Good to Know Before You Go

  • San Clemente has convenient trolleys for getting around town
  • Recommendations above are primarily outdoors - bring your sunscreen!
  • Be sure to check the last train departure time for your ride home