Take the Train to the Del Mar Racetrack

July 17 – September 2

Big Hats, Horse Races and a Scenic Train Ride

The summer racing season at the Del Mar Racetrack runs from July 17 through September 2, 2019. Get to the fun with a coastal trip to Solana Beach on the Pacific Surfliner.

While onboard, stay connected with free Wi-Fi and visit the Café car for a selection of fresh food, snacks and beverages. Riders ages 21 and over can even enjoy a craft beer, Mimosa, Bloody Mary or specialty cocktail. Want an upgrade? Business Class offers guaranteed seating, free snacks and drinks, and other perks. After arriving at the station, catch the shuttle for a quick ride to the race track – it's free for train riders and is offered on days when there are races or concerts.

NOTE: Please keep in mind that trains to and from Solana Beach can get busy during the racing season. Visit our blog for helpful travel tips to help you make the most of your trip.

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