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

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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9483 / ...

$19 - $44

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$34 - $80

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach to San Diego Matamoros-Tijuana Airport

$43 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Carson to San Diego 113.2 miles

$11 - $16

Line 3 bus, fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Main St + 223Rd St to Downtown Long Beach Station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN

$111 - $356

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The cheapest way to get from Carson to San Diego is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carson to San Diego is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Carson and San Diego is 101 miles. The road distance is 113.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Carson to San Diego, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carson to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Main St + 223Rd St and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Long Beach Blvd & 5Th Ne and Long Beach, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Carson, CA, USA and San Diego, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Carson to San Diego hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Carson to San Diego every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 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
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Torrance Transit
Phone
+1 310-618-6266
Website
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Main St + 223Rd St to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov

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