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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$68 - $107

Cheapest option

Line 1 bus, line 89 bus, line 83 bus, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. 1
  2. 89
  3. 83

$21 - $56

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. 83.1 miles

$8 - $12

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

Amtrak operates a train from Newport Coast to San Diego every 2 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newport Coast to San Diego via Laguna Beach Bus Station, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 4, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 5, Santa Ana-Santiago, and Santa Ana, Ca in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Coast-Newport Coast to Laguna Beach Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Laguna Beach Bus Station to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 4
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Bus from Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 5 to Santa Ana-Santiago
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newport Coast and San Diego is 116 km. The road distance is 133 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newport Coast to San Diego is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Newport Coast to San Diego is to drive which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $8 - $12.

No, there is no direct bus from Newport Coast to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Coast-Newport Coast and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Laguna Beach Bus Station, Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 5 and Santa Ana, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Newport Coast to San Diego, including transfers.