Hey last minute shoppers! Take Metrolink to the best shopping centers to get those gifts!

There are only four more shopping days until Christmas! If you waited until last minute, don’t worry, because we can help get you where you need to go to get the perfect gift for all of your loved ones. Plus, you’ll save time and money by taking the train – which is like a gift to yourself!

Some of the best shopping in Southern California can be found near Metrolink stations and if you go shopping on weekends, you can get all over the region for just $10 all day!

The Shops at Mission Viejo


Among the 150 stores and restaurants at The Shops at Mission Viejo, this indoor mall features Nordstrom, H&M, Macy’s, Apple, Microsoft, Sephora, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro and The Cheesecake Factory.

Located close to the Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo Station, you can use OCTA’s new OC Flex service for free with your ticket to be picked up and dropped off from the train to the mall in no time!

Irvine Spectrum Center


Irvine Spectrum Center is one of Southern California’s most popular shopping, dining and entertainment lifestyle destinations, visited by more than 18 million people annually. The center features Nordstrom and Target, along with more than 175 stores, restaurants and entertainment venues, including the country’s most successful Improv Comedy Club, as well as one of the highest-grossing movie theaters in North America, Edwards Irvine Spectrum 21 IMAX and RPX, a 5,000-plus-seat, 21-screen movie theater with VIP recliners and seat-side service.

Irvine Spectrum Center recently completed a $200-plus million reinvestment bringing 30 new stores and restaurants to the center, including Southern California flagships like H&M and Sephora, to homegrown brands such as Stance and Afters Ice Cream. Other notable offerings include: Habana, Gorjana, Pressed Juicery, CUCINA enoteca, Urban Home, Tender Greens, Umami Burger, TLT Food and Hello Kitty Café’s first brick-and-mortar café.

Citadel Outlets


Citadel Outlets is a 700,000 square foot mixed-use commercial property, featuring a hotel, four office buildings, and Los Angeles’ ONLY retail outlet center. The historical façade was built more than 75 years ago and is located just 10 minutes south of Downtown Los Angeles and 25 minutes north of Anaheim off Interstate 5.

Citadel Outlets continues to reinvent the shopping landscape in Los Angeles. Citadel Outlets is Southern California’s most convenient and attractive outlet shopping destination. Citadel Outlets now boasts 130 brand name stores offering 30%-70% off retail prices, 700,000 square feet of fabulous outlet shopping and a trade area expanding to 30 miles.

Ontario Mills Mall


Ontario Mills®, California’s largest outlet and value retail shopping destination, is an indoor climate-controlled mall providing the ultimate shopping experience with more than 200 stores boasting some of the biggest names in men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, jewelry, sporting goods, footwear and more.

Stores include Coach Factory Store, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH, Michael Kors, Restoration Hardware Outlet, The North Face, Nordstrom Rack, H&M, Forever 21, Old Navy, Tommy Hilfiger Company Store, Abercrombie & Fitch Outlet, Nike Factory Store and much more. Enjoy great restaurants including Market Broiler, Rainforest Cafe, Dave & Buster’s, Johnny Rockets and Blaze Pizza. Shoppers will also enjoy laughing at the Improv Comedy Club & Dinner Theatre or enjoy movies at AMC 30 Theatres.

Montclair Place


Montclair Place is a 1.2 million-square-foot indoor shopping mall located in Montclair, California. There is shopping, dining and entertainment experiences for everyone. This year, Montclair Place debuts a spectacular new Holiday tradition called WinterLights.  Bring your family to experience this unique Holiday light show choreographed to the classical sounds of the season in the Center Court.  Adults and children of all ages will be dazzled by this one of a kind light show.

Galleria at Tyler


Find yourself in the retail, dining and entertainment hub of Riverside County when you pay a visit to Galleria at Tyler. This premier shopping center features the finest collection of department stores and specialty brands in the region including more than 180 of your favorite shops and restaurants.

Burbank Town Center


Burbank Town Center is 25 minutes from Los Angeles and located off I-5 in Downtown Burbank, the landmark Burbank Town Center offers a choice of more than 170 retail shops, restaurants, entertainment venues and lifestyle services. Just a few miles northeast of Hollywood and known as the “Media Capital of the World,” Burbank is home to Walt Disney and Warner Bros. Studios.

This three-level enclosed mall features a dramatic dome towering over Center Court. The shopping mall complements Burbank Town Center’s many outdoor shops, restaurants and theatres situated along San Fernando Road. Retailers include H&M, Wetzel Pretzel, Macy’s and Cost Plus/World Market. Free parking is available throughout the shopping center in garages or surface lots.

Camarillo Premium Outlets


Camarillo Premium Outlets® is your ideal shopping destination – conveniently located off highway 101, just 50 miles north of Los Angeles and 55 miles south of Santa Barbara. Some of our 160 featured retailers include Ted Baker London, kate spade new york, Michael Kors, adidas, Tommy Hilfiger, Nike Factory Store, lululemon athletica, and many more. Take a short break from shopping to enjoy our IMAX Edwards Camarillo Palace Stadium movie theater. Explore some of our sit-down dining options such as Johnny Rockets, Los Arroyos Mexican Restaurant, and Panera Bread – or grab-and-go choices such as Charley’s Grilled Subs and Starbucks. Camarillo Premium Outlets® is perfectly located to help you take full advantage of your Southern California shopping experience. We look forward to your visit.

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