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There are 8 ways to get from Fremont to San Diego by train, plane, subway, bus or car

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Train to San Jose, fly  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Fremont Amtrak Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to San Diego (SAN) SJC - SAN

$85 - $372

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  12h 21m

  1. Take the bus from San Jose to San Diego FlixBus

$22 - $38

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BART to Oakland, fly  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the BART from Fremont to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN

$93 - $364

BART to San Francisco, fly  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the BART from Fremont to 12th St. Oakland City Center
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN

$83 - $328

Bus, train  •  12h 28m

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Los Angeles, CA
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner

$66 - $155

Bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the bus from San José, CA to San Diego, CA Northern CA-Southern CA

$86 - $90

Train  •  16h 29m

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon 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

$101 - $290

Drive  •  8h 3m

  1. Drive from Fremont to San Diego 479.4 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Fremont to San Diego is to bus which costs $22 - $40 and takes 12h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Fremont to San Diego is to BART and fly which costs $90 - $370 and takes 3h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fremont to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Paseo Padre Pkwy:Kearney St and arriving at Broadway & 3rd Av via Warm Springs BART, Santa Clara & 2nd, San Jose and Old Town Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fremont station to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Fremont Amtrak Station and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot via San Jose Diridon Station and Los Angeles Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 29m.

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The distance between Fremont and San Diego is 434 miles. The road distance is 479.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fremont to San Diego without a car is to bus which takes 12h 21m and costs $22 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3h 31m to get from Fremont to San Diego, including transfers.

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Fremont to San Diego bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from San Jose station.

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Fremont to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Jose Diridon Station.

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The best way to get from Fremont to San Diego is to bus which takes 12h 21m and costs $22 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $290 and takes 16h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Fremont to San Diego.
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  • Distance: 433.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 31m

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

Flixbus USA operates a bus from Fremont to San Diego twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 9h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fremont to San Diego via San Jose Diridon Station and Los Angeles Union Station in around 16h 29m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fremont Amtrak Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
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
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Fmt Fremont Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
ACE
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont to 12th St. Oakland City Center
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from San José, CA to San Diego, CA
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
xedohoang.com

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Fremont to San Diego bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at San Diego station.

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Fremont to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Diego Santa Fe Depot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fremont to San Diego is 479 miles. It takes approximately 8h 3m to drive from Fremont to San Diego.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to San Diego Airport.

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