How to travel from Fullerton, CA to San Diego

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from Fullerton, CA to San Diego

You can get from Fullerton, CA to San Diego by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Fullerton, CA to San Diego on May 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:41PMFullerton Station2h09 08:50PMOld Town Station
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06:41PMFullerton Station2h23 09:04PMSanta Fe Depot
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07:41AMFullerton Station2h09 09:50AMOld Town Station
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07:41AMFullerton Station2h23 10:04AMSanta Fe Depot
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Travel Information from Fullerton, CA to San Diego

distanceDistance91 miles (146 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€8) • 2 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $9 (€8) • 2 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Amtrak

Take a bus or train to travel 91 miles (146 km) to San Diego from Fullerton, CA. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Fullerton, CA to San Diego.

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There are 2 ways to travel between Fullerton, CA and San Diego including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Fullerton, CA to San Diego is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $9 (€8) compared to other travel options to San Diego:

Taking a bus is usually $22 (€20) less than taking a train to San Diego, which costs on average $32 (€29) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Fullerton, CA to San Diego is by bus with an average journey time of 2 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to San Diego that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 23 min   on average.

San Diego is approximately 91 miles (146 km) away from Fullerton, CA.

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

  • Around 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Fullerton, CA to San Diego as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Fullerton, CA to San Diego, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Flixbus for buses to San Diego. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Fullerton, CA to San Diego tickets on Omio for $9 (€8).
    • Amtrak can take you to San Diego by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Fullerton, CA to San Diego for $32 (€29).
    Many of our customers traveling from Fullerton, CA to San Diego don't make San Diego their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after San Diego are Los Angeles, Paris or Madrid, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from San Diego to any of these top destinations today!

    Before traveling from Fullerton, CA to San Diego, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $9 (€8) one way.
    • A train ticket costs $32 (€29) one way on average for this journey.

    But we recommend booking Fullerton, CA to San Diego tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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