How to travel from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA

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Travel Information to San Diego, CA from Detroit, MI

distanceDistance1964 miles (3167 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, train or flight
priceTicket price range$173 - $328
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $173 (€149) • 64 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $224 (€193) • 7 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSpirit Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, train or flight to travel 1964 miles (3167 km) between Detroit, MI and San Diego, CA. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA.

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Travel between Detroit and San Diego on Amtrak travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Amtrak is the main travel 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 travel running daily, you can travel by travel across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela travel 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 travel journey from Detroit to San Diego, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    FAQs: Travel from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA

    FAQs: Travel to San Diego, CA 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 Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA.
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    There are 3 ways to get from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA: bus, train or flight.

    The cheapest way to travel from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA is a bus with an average price of $173 (€149).

    This is compared to other travel options from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA:

    Taking a bus costs $51 (€44) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $224 (€193) for the same trip.

    A bus is $155 (€134) less than a train with an average ticket price of $328 (€283) from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA.

    The fastest way to get to San Diego, CA from Detroit, MI is by flight with an average travel time of 7 h 55 min.

    Other travel options to San Diego, CA take longer:

    Getting to San Diego, CA by bus takes 64 h 20 min on average.

    Taking a train requires on average 57 h 27 min of travel time.

    You should expect to travel around 1964 miles (3167 km) between Detroit, MI and San Diego, CA.

    The average frequency per day from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Detroit, MI and San Diego, CA as scheduled services by bus, train or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA:

        The following travel companies offer services from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA:

        • Spirit Airlines can take you to San Diego, CA by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Spirit Airlines from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA for $224 (€193).
        • Amtrak can take you to San Diego, CA by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA for $328 (€283).

        Yes, there are direct services available from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA with the following travel companies:

        • Direct flight with.
        • Direct train with.

        Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to San Diego, CA as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to San Diego, CA from Detroit, MI.

        Looking to extend your trip from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA? Many Omio customers who go from Detroit, MI to San Diego, CA usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, Anaheim, CA, Irvine, CA or Las Vegas, NV. If you're looking to explore Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, Anaheim, CA, Irvine, CA or Las Vegas, NV from San Diego, CA, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
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