Santa Ana, CA to San Diego bus

Cheap bus tickets from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Cheapest

16

Average

18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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06:50AMSanta Ana, CA2h10 09:00AMSan Diego
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161One-way
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07:20PMSanta Ana, CA1h40 09:00PMSan Diego
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161One-way
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06:50AMSanta Ana, CA1h50 08:40AMSan Diego
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161One-way
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02:35PMSanta Ana, CA2h10 04:45PMSan Diego
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161One-way
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12:50PMSanta Ana, CA2h25 03:15PMSan Diego
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171One-way

Bus schedule from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego

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06:50AMSanta Ana, CA2h10 09:00AMSan Diego
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06:50AMSanta Ana, CA1h50 08:40AMSan Diego
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12:50PMSanta Ana, CA3h05 03:55PMSan Diego
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12:50PMSanta Ana, CA2h25 03:15PMSan Diego
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12:50PMSanta Ana, CA2h05 02:55PMSan Diego
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02:35PMSanta Ana, CA3h10 05:45PMSan Diego
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02:35PMSanta Ana, CA2h10 04:45PMSan Diego
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07:20PMSanta Ana, CA1h40 09:00PMSan Diego
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Bus times from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego

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Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

2 h 19 m

Buses per day

8

Distance

132 km

Of the 8 buses that leave Santa Ana, CA for San Diego every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
07:20PMSanta Ana, CA1h40 09:00PMSan Diego
0 transfers
161One-way
2nd Fastest
06:50AMSanta Ana, CA1h50 08:40AMSan Diego
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161One-way
12:50PMSanta Ana, CA2h05 02:55PMSan Diego
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171One-way
06:50AMSanta Ana, CA2h10 09:00AMSan Diego
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161One-way
02:35PMSanta Ana, CA2h10 04:45PMSan Diego
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161One-way

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Overview: Bus from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego

distanceDistance82 miles (132 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$17 (€16)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Greyhound or Amtrak

Buses from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego cover the 82 miles (132 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Greyhound or Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€16), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $12 (€10).

Bus providers: FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego

Buy your official FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound bus tickets to San Diego from Santa Ana, CA from $12 (€10) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

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FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

  • Average Price: $12

Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak buses running daily, you can travel by bus across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela bus for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your bus journey to San Diego from Santa Ana, CA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Bus information from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 59 min
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Enjoy a smooth and easy route from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego with Greyhound! As an official travel partner of Greyhound, Omio can help you search current bus schedules and timetables from Greyhound, compare the best routes between Santa Ana, CA and San Diego as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Greyhound Santa Ana, CA to San Diego bus ticket available today. If you search for Greyhound tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the bus station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way bus to San Diego from Santa Ana, CA on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 82 miles (132 km) route from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego with ease and comfort on a bus with Greyhound.

    Travel Tips: Bus to San Diego from Santa Ana, CA

    Take the bus to San Diego easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego.
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    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus to San Diego from Santa Ana, CA for the next 7 days starting from $12 (€10)  one way.
    If you are looking to buy your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Santa Ana, CA to San Diego bus to cost on average $17 (€16)  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 82 miles (132 km)  from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego by bus.
    While the time it takes to travel 82 miles (132 km) from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Santa Ana, CA to San Diego bus journey time is on average 1 h 20 min.
    For the trip from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego you can take a bus with Flixbus, Greyhound or Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to San Diego from Santa Ana, CA on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there is 1 direct bus per day from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego. You can look to travel with Flixbus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
    The average number of buses departing Santa Ana, CA for San Diego is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first bus from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego at 5: 20 AM. The last bus from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego that you can take departs at 9: 10 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you purchase a bus ticket from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $17 (€16) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Santa Ana, CA to San Diego are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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