Parking Lot in Oceanside

Downtown Oceanside Parking and Transit

Conveniently located off of the 5 freeway in North County San Diego, downtown Oceanside is home to a variety of unique entertainment, shopping and dining venues.  Visitors to downtown Oceanside are invited to travel by car, train and bike to experience the casual Southern California lifestyle.

Additionally, one of the most popular places to visit while in downtown Oceanside is the  Oceanside Pier and the sandy shoreline filled with beach goers, surfers and pedestrians taking in the coastal views.

Travel by Train

The Oceanside Transit Center is located in downtown Oceanside and offers a variety of daily rail and bus services to and from Oceanside, CA.

Service is provided by AMTRAK, Metrolink and the North County Transit District.


Travel by Car

There are a variety of parking options when visiting Oceanside Beaches, Harbor, or downtown Oceanside. Please visit the City of Oceanside’s Parking Map to review lot options, operation hours, and fees. 

Due to multiple downtown Oceanside construction projects, it is possible to experience temporary road closures and parking limitations. For the latest information on how to get around downtown, check out How Do You Oside