Duration 2 days 6h
Distance 2381.7 miles
Average price $327
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Detroit and San Diego takes 2 days 6h. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Detroit to San Diego. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 2 days 3h

  1. Detroit Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Fullerton Amtrak Station
  4. San Diego
2 days 3h
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$271 - $380

Detroit to San Diego train times

Trains run four times a week between Detroit and San Diego. The service departs Detroit at 06:33 in the morning, which arrives into San Diego at 10:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 6h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Detroit to San Diego? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Detroit station to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Detroit Amtrak Station and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot via Chicago Union Station and Fullerton Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3h.

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The distance between Detroit and San Diego is 1980 miles. The road distance is 2381.7 miles.

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Detroit to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Detroit Amtrak Station.

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Detroit to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Diego Santa Fe Depot station.

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San Diego is 3h behind Detroit. It is currently 1:34 PM in Detroit and 10:34 AM in San Diego.

There are 1267+ hotels available in San Diego. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Detroit and San Diego?

You can take a train from Detroit to San Diego via Chicago Union Station and Fullerton Amtrak Station in around 2 days 3h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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