Directions from Lancaster to San Diego

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. 6303 / ...
  2. 9465

$36 - $78

4 alternative options

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Antelope Valley Line
  2. 5818

Train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Antelope Valley Line
  2. Pacific Surfliner

$41 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. 182.8 miles

$17 - $26

Train, fly  •  5 h 5 min

  1. LAX - SAN

$121 - $369

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

You can take a bus from Lancaster to San Diego via Palmdale station, Palmdale, Ca, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 5 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lancaster to San Diego via L. A. Union Station station and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 6 h 3 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
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Palmdale, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lancaster and San Diego is 238 km. The road distance is 293 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lancaster to San Diego is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Lancaster to San Diego is to drive which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $17 - $26.

No, there is no direct train from Lancaster to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Lancaster station and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Lancaster to San Diego, including transfers.