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Fair Tripper

Buy tickets to the San Diego County Fair


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June 8 – July 4

It’s time for the San Diego County Fair and Fair Tripper. Take the COASTER, SPRINTER or BREEZE* to the Fair and save money. The Fair runs from June 8 – July 4 and is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays in June.

Fair Tripper tickets include a round trip ride on the COASTER, SPRINTER or BREEZE* to the Solana Beach COASTER Station, and entry to the San Diego County Fair for just one price. Fair Tripper paper tickets are ONLY available for day-of-purchase from NCTD ticket vending machines at COASTER or SPRINTER stations.

Save money on your ride and admission to the Fair.


Weekday (Wednesday/Thursday)

Adult     $15

SDM      $12

Youth    $12

Weekend (Friday/Saturday/Sunday and 4th of July Weekend)

Adult     $20

SDM      $17

Youth    $17

Train crews/Bus operators will conduct a visual inspection of your Fair Tripper ticket. Keep your Fair Tripper ticket for admission to the Fair and your trip home.

  • Free Fair shuttles are available for Fair Trippers between the Solana Beach COASTER Station and the Fair. Shuttles will run continuously and should arrive approximately every 15 minutes. Fair shuttles are ADA accessible.
  • Fair Tripper tickets are non-refundable and cannot be replaced if lost or stolen.
  • Fair Trippers are encouraged to visit for real-time updates

Plan your trip to the Fair today by visiting the Schedules page at

* There will be no special, direct BREEZE bus service to the fairgrounds or the COASTER Solana Beach Station.