There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to San Diego by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to San Diego (SAN) DFW - SAN

$133 - $589

4 alternative options

Fly from Dallas  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to San Diego (SAN) DAL - SAN

$176 - $494

Bus  •  33 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to San Bernardino, Ca 1409 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca 7015 / ...

$155 - $384

Train  •  47 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$261 - $751

Drive  •  21 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to San Diego 1353 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and San Diego, CA 92101, USA?

American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines fly from Arlington to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to San Diego via Halbert & Kerr, ITC - Bay#H, Ft Worth, Tx, San Bernardino, Ca, San Diego, Ca, Broadway & State St, and Lindbergh Field & Terminal 2 West in around 33 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Albuquerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Dallas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
28 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arlington to San Diego?

The distance between Arlington and San Diego is 1877 km. The road distance is 2165 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Arlington to San Diego?

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to San Diego is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 21 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Arlington to San Diego?

The quickest way to get from Arlington to San Diego is to fly which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $130 - $600.

How long does it take to get from Arlington to San Diego?

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Arlington to San Diego, including transfers.