You can get from San Diego to Los Angeles by train, bus or flight.
To get from San Diego to Los Angeles on Sep 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||111 miles (179 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$11 - $73|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $11 (€8) • 2 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $73 (€58) • 56 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, skywest airlines or Amtrak|
Travel 111 miles (179 km) by bus, flight or train from San Diego to Los Angeles. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 56 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $11 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, skywest airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from San Diego to Los Angeles.
You can travel from San Diego to Los Angeles 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Los Angeles from San Diego is by taking a bus, which costs on average $11 (€8).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Los Angeles:
A bus is $63 (€50) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from San Diego to Los Angeles costing on average $73 (€58).
A bus is $29 (€23) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from San Diego to Los Angeles costing on average $39 (€31).
The fastest way to get to Los Angeles from San Diego is by flight with an average travel time of 56 min.
Other travel options to Los Angeles can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 5 min of travel time.
In comparison, getting to Los Angeles by train can take on average 2 h 39 min.
The San Diego to Los Angeles distance is around 111 miles (179 km).
The average frequency per day from San Diego to Los Angeles is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from San Diego to Los Angeles as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from San Diego to Los Angeles:
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Before traveling from San Diego to Los Angeles, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking San Diego to Los Angeles 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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