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Duration 2h 55m
Distance 121.3 miles
Average price $11
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average bus between San Diego and Los Angeles takes 2h 55m and the fastest bus takes 2h 25m. There is a bus service every few hours from San Diego to Los Angeles. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. San Diego, Ca
  2. Los Angeles
3h 20m
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$8 - $27

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between San Diego and Los Angeles is 112 miles. The road distance is 121.3 miles.

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San Diego to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Diego, Ca station.

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San Diego to Los Angeles bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Book your San Diego to Los Angeles bus tickets online with Greyhound and FlixBus.

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What companies run services between San Diego and Los Angeles?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 3h 20m. Two other operators also service this route.
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55
Flixbus USA
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Santa Fe Depot to Downtown LA
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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