Oxnard travel guide

Oxnard Tourism | Oxnard Guide

You're Going to Love Oxnard

With a population of 197,899, Oxnard is a must-see destination in California, United States.

Where to Eat in Oxnard

If you’re looking for affordable options, Settebello - Oxnard (2760 Seaglass Way) and Kabuki Japanese Restaurant - Oxnard (500 Collection Blvd) are great picks.

When to visit Oxnard

Oxnard in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Oxnard in February
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Oxnard in August, when the average temperature is 19 °C, and the highest can go up to 23 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is December, when it can get as cold as 6 °C, with an average temperature of 12 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in February, when precipitation is around 89 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Oxnard, with an average rainfall of 0 mm.

Data provided by weatherbase
Celcius (°C)
Data provided by weatherbase

How to Get to Oxnard


Although Oxnard doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Bob Hope Airport (BUR), which is located 75 km from Oxnard. Los Angeles Airport is the most popular, with regular flights from Air Canada, Lufthansa, Air New Zealand and other airlines departing from New Zealand. The shortest flight to Oxnard from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 12h.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Oxnard. The train journey from Oxnard to Burbank takes 0h 27m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Fullerton, expect to pay about $25 for a 0h 39m trip. The train station in Oxnard is called Oxnard, and is located 0.2 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Oxnard is to pick up a car hire from Los Angeles, which is about 81 km from Oxnard. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Los Angeles.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Oxnard, including Tufesa, FlixBus and Amtrak. From Santa Ana, the bus ride to Oxnard takes 143 km and will cost you around $15. From Bakersfield, the ticket costs about $55 for a journey of 201 km.

Airlines serving Oxnard

Good (3,700 reviews)
Good (683 reviews)
Good (813 reviews)
British Airways
Good (3,432 reviews)
Good (4,188 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,064 reviews)
Air France
Good (836 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,261 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,200 reviews)
Excellent (1,811 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (401 reviews)
Good (1,397 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (4,013 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (202 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (754 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (728 reviews)
Good (949 reviews)
Good (1,005 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (591 reviews)
Good (637 reviews)
Show more

Where to stay in Oxnard

Average rates range from around $503 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $398 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hampton Inn Channel Islands Harbor and Best Western Oxnard Inn.

Where to stay in popular areas of Oxnard

Hiring a car in Oxnard

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Oxnard (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.15 and $29.53. The most frequently booked car type in Oxnard is Supplier choice (Class Special Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Fiat 500 or similar) is, on average, 71% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.