Directions and Transportation


Take a Car

Driving Directions

Del Mar is located just west of the I-5 freeway. Exit Via de la Valle and head west to the Racetrack. For information about parking and to purchase discount vouchers, visit our Ticket FAQs.

2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd
Del Mar, CA 92014


Parking fees are charged on a per-vehicle basis when entering the facility, cash only. No re-entry allowed. Parking Rates.

Limousine Service

San Diego limo service provided by Skye Limousine Services. For more information about limousine or sedan service in Southern California call (619) 239-7599.  Providing Del Mar Racetrack, Wedding, and Airport transportation in San Diego for over 15 years.

Epic Limo Bus provides limo bus and charter bus transportation to Del Mar Racetrack, wine tours, brewery tours and corporate outings in San Diego.  Epic Limo Bus a San Diego limo and party bus service call 619-239-7599.

Ridesharing Services 

The rideshare dropoff and pickup lot is located on Jimmy Durante Blvd. Please proceed to the lot before requesting a pickup. 

Rider Map Del Mar


Taxis line up daily just west of the Stretch Run Entrance during the races. 

Take a Train

Both Amtrak and Coaster trains stop at the nearby Solana Beach station. Del Mar provides complimentary shuttle service to and from the track. Get off at the Solana Beach station and look for the free double-decker buses. Save on your ticket and get to the Grandstand in a gallop with the Pony Express Package including roundtrip fare on Coaster, Sprinter or Breeze, shuttle to the track and Stretch Run admission.   


Leave traffic and traffic jams behind. Ride Pacific Surfliner trains to Solana Beach and connect to complimentary shuttles to the racetrack. Book your train reservations today.
Make Reservations


The Coaster operates along the north-coast of San Diego, from Oceanside to Downtown.
Take the Pony Express Train to Del Mar Races. Click below to view availability
Schedules & Fares


The Sprinter operates east & west in North County San Diego, from Escondido to Oceanside, where it connects with the Coaster service that will take you south to Solana Beach.
Schedules & Fares

Take a Bus

Free Shuttle from the Train Station

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club to provides complimentary shuttle service for Racing Patrons arriving on Amtrak/Coaster at the Solana Beach Station. Shuttle Schedule.


Service from Escondido to Del Mar / Solana Beach.
Schedules & Fares

Take a Plane

Nearby Airports

20 miles north on the I-5 from San Diego International Airport (SAN). 100 miles south of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) via 405 to I5.

Private Planes & Helicopters

The nearest facility for landing private planes or helicopters is approximately 15 miles to the north from Palomar Airport, 2138 Palomar Airport Rd., Carlsbad, CA 92008. (760) 431-1328.

Find the Best Route

Shift is a partnership between the San Diego Association of Governments and the California Department of Transportation. Plan your travel to the Track and discover other ways to get there. Use the TripPlanner to compare all types of alternative modes of transportation. Get real-time traffic info to find the most efficient route. Avoid traffic due to construction.