There are 4 ways to get from Corona to San Diego by train, bus 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.

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Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from North Main Corona station to Santa Ana station Inland Empire - OC
  2. Take the train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$36 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Corona Transit Center to Promenade Mall Ring Rd. 206 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Temecula, Ca to San Diego, Ca 7015 / ...

$14 - $33

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from North Main Corona station to Oceanside station Inland Empire - OC
  2. Take the bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr 101

$16 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Corona to San Diego 96.8 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Corona to San Diego is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Corona to San Diego is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Corona and San Diego is 84 miles. The road distance is 96.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Corona to San Diego, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Corona to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Corona Transit Center and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Promenade Mall Local Stop and Temecula, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Corona station to San Diego. However, there are services departing from North Main Corona station and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak via Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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

You can take a train from Corona to San Diego via Santa Ana station and Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Corona to San Diego via Promenade Mall Ring Rd., Promenade Mall Local Stop, Sixth + Front, and Temecula, Ca in around 4 h 27 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from North Main Corona station to Santa Ana station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from North Main Corona station to Oceanside station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Corona Transit Center to Promenade Mall Ring Rd.
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Temecula, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Oceanside Transit Center to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com

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