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

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Line 173 bus, bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 173 bus from South & Norwalk Sw to Pch & L.B. Blvd Ne 173
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9483 / ...

$17 - $41

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Bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9489 / ...

$20 - $52

Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner

$34 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Cerritos to San Diego 104.4 miles

$10 - $15

Line 173 bus, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 173 bus from South & Norwalk Sw to First & Shelter F S
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN

$111 - $355

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The cheapest way to get from Cerritos to San Diego is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cerritos to San Diego is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cerritos to San Diego. However, there are services departing from South & Norwalk Sw and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Long Beach, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Cerritos and San Diego is 95 miles. The road distance is 104.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cerritos to San Diego without a car is to line 173 bus and bus which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $17 - $45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Cerritos to San Diego, including transfers.

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Cerritos to San Diego bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Santa Ana, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Cerritos to San Diego is to line 173 bus and bus which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $17 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cerritos to San Diego is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Cerritos to San Diego.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cerritos to San Diego.
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  • Distance: 95.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

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

You can take a bus from Cerritos to San Diego via Pch & L.B. Blvd Ne and Long Beach, Ca in around 3 h 37 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Cerritos to San Diego every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from South & Norwalk Sw to Pch & L.B. Blvd Ne
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Bus from South & Norwalk Sw to First & Shelter F S
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.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 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
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35

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