There are 10 ways to get from Nevada City to San Diego by train, bus, plane, subway, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus to Reno, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Colfax Amtrak to Truckee Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Truckee Depot to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  3. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Diego (SAN) RNO - SAN

$220 - $766

Cheapest option

Bus, train, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St to Nevada St at Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from Richmond to 19th St. Oakland
  4. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN

$115 - $405

8 alternative options

Train, bus to Sacramento, fly  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  3. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Diego (SAN) SMF - SAN

$133 - $491

Train to Oakland, fly  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN

$123 - $443

Train to San Jose, fly  •  10 h 5 min

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

$118 - $433

Taxi, bus Greyhound USA  •  13 h 2 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nevada City to I St & 9th St
  2. Take the bus from I St & 9th St to J St & 4th St 70 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Diego, Ca

$179 - $287

Taxi, bus Xe Do Hoang Transportation  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nevada City to Yuba College Terminal and Building 100B
  2. Take the bus from I St & 9th St to J St & 4th St 70 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, CA to San Diego, CA

$217 - $248

Drive, train  •  22 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Nevada City to Chico Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chico Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak

$128 - $346

Train  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
  2. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak

$135 - $358

Drive  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Nevada City to San Diego 568.7 miles

$55 - $85

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

You can take a train from Nevada City to San Diego via Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St, Nevada St at Amtrak Station, Auburn Amtrak, Oakland Jack London Square Station, and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 23 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Reno to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Reno to San Diego via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Reno to San Diego via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Sacramento to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Sacramento to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Colfax Amtrak to Truckee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Auburn Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Auburn Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
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 Auburn Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Auburn Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Chico Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
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
Train from Auburn Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Oakland Jack London Square Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to 19th St. Oakland
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Truckee Depot to Reno Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St to Nevada St at Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Yuba-Sutter Transit
Phone
+1 (530) 634-6880
Website
yubasuttertransit.com
Bus from I St & 9th St to J St & 4th St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
yubasuttertransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
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
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to San Diego, CA
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Other operators
Taxi from Nevada City to I St & 9th St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fast Taxi
Phone
+1 530-477-7766
Website
fasttaxi.com
Gold Country Cab & Courier
Phone
+1 530-274-8294

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nevada City to San Diego?

The distance between Nevada City and San Diego is 806 km. The road distance is 910 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nevada City to San Diego?

The cheapest way to get from Nevada City to San Diego is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nevada City to San Diego?

The quickest way to get from Nevada City to San Diego is to train and bus and fly which takes 7 h 8 min and costs $220 - $800.

How long does it take to get from Nevada City to San Diego?

It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Nevada City to San Diego, including transfers.