There are 8 ways to get from Orlando to San Diego by plane, bus, night bus, train 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

Fly from Orlando  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to San Diego (SAN) MCO - SAN

$87 - $609

7 alternative options

Bus to Tampa, fly  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to San Diego (SAN) TPA - SAN

$169 - $488

Bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to San Bernardino, Ca
  4. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca

$259 - $675

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to San Diego

$229 - $475

Bus, train  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando to New Orleans
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak

$327 - $902

Bus, train via Lafayette Amtrak  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Lafayette, La
  2. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak

$335 - $961

Train  •  3 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
  4. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak

$522 - $1,572

Drive  •  39 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Orlando to San Diego 2444.2 miles

$230 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Orlando to San Diego is to fly which costs $85 - $650 and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando to San Diego is to fly which costs $85 - $650 and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The distance between Orlando and San Diego is 2149 miles. The road distance is 2444.2 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Orlando, Fl and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx and San Bernardino, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Orlando to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Orlando Amtrak and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak via Washington Union Station Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Fullerton Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 10 h.

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

Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from Orlando to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orlando to San Diego via Houston, Tx, Dallas, Tx, and San Bernardino, Ca in around 2 days 13 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via New Orleans
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via San Antonio
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Tampa to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Austin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Orlando to San Diego via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to San Diego via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
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 Lafayette Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $340
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$490 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,200
Train from Orlando Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
41 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators
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 Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$250 - $330
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Lafayette, La
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to San Diego
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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