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There are 7 ways to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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Fly from Oakland  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN

$93 - $366

Cheapest option

Bus Flixbus USA  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from W Oakland BART to San Diego FlixBus

$25 - $40

5 alternative options

Line 60 bus, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the line 60 bus from West Loop Rd:CSU East Bay Library to Hayward BART Station
  2. Take the BART from Hayward BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN

$84 - $329

Line 60 bus, BART, line 181 bus to San Jose, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 60 bus from West Loop Rd:CSU East Bay Library to Hayward BART Station
  2. Take the BART from Hayward BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
  3. Take the line 181 bus from Warm Springs Bart to 1St & Mission
  4. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to San Diego (SAN) SJC - SAN

$89 - $353

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6825 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9489 / ...

$60 - $157

Train  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner

$105 - $281

Drive  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Drive from California State University, East Bay to San Diego 482.1 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego is to bus which costs $25 - $40 and takes 13 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego is to fly which costs $90 - $370 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from California State University, East Bay to San Diego. However, there are services departing from West Loop Rd:CSU East Bay Library and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Hayward, Ca and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 42 min.

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The distance between California State University, East Bay and San Diego is 442 miles. The road distance is 482.1 miles.

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The best way to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 33 min and costs $25 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego, including transfers.

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California State University, East Bay to San Diego bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hayward, Ca station.

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The best way to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego is to fly which takes 3 h 34 min and costs $90 - $370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $40 and takes 13 h 33 min, you could also train, which costs $100 - $290 and takes 17 h 56 min.

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The quickest flight from Oakland Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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California State University, East Bay to San Diego bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Diego, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from California State University, East Bay to San Diego.
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  • Distance: 441.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between California State University, East Bay, CA, USA and San Diego, CA, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from California State University, East Bay to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, Flixbus USA operates a bus from California State University, East Bay to San Diego 5 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to Warm Springs/South Fremont BART Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 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
AC Transit
Website
actransit.org
Bus from West Loop Rd:CSU East Bay Library to Hayward BART Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
actransit.org
Book at
actransit.org
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Warm Springs Bart to 1St & Mission
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
vta.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from W Oakland BART to San Diego
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA

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 Hayward, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Yes, the driving distance between California State University, East Bay to San Diego is 482 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to drive from California State University, East Bay to San Diego.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Oakland Airport to San Diego Airport.

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