There are 5 ways to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 30 bus, train  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Grand Av & Ingraham St to Old Town Transit Center 9 / ...
  2. Take the train from San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak Pacific Surfliner / ...

$3 - $42

4 alternative options

Line 30 bus, line 101 bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Grand Av & Ingraham St to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr 30
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Gilman Dr & Myers Dr to Highway 101 & Dahlia Dr 101

$4 - $5

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach 16.5 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach 16.5 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach 16.5 miles

$22 - $29

What companies run services between Pacific Beach, CA, USA and Solana Beach, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach via Gilman Dr & Myers Dr in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak to Solana Beach Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Room
$120 - $180
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Train from San Diego - Old Town to Solana Beach Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Bus operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Website
sdmts.com
Bus from Grand Av & Ingraham St to Old Town Transit Center
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus from Grand Av & Ingraham St to Gilman Dr & Myers Dr
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sdmts.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from Gilman Dr & Myers Dr to Highway 101 & Dahlia Dr
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com
Other operators
Uber San Diego
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Signup at
uber.com
POOL
$21 - $28
uberASSIST
$22 - $29
uberESPAÑOL
$22 - $29
UberWAV
$22 - $29
uberX
$22 - $29
uberXL
$30 - $45
SELECT
$45 - $60
UberBLACK
$65 - $85
UberSUV
$85 - $110
Taxi from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Orange Cab
Phone
+1 619-291-3333
Website
orangecabsandiego.net

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach?

The distance between Pacific Beach and Solana Beach is 22 km. The road distance is 26 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach?

The cheapest way to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach?

The quickest way to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $55 - $70.

Is there a direct bus between Pacific Beach and Solana Beach?

No, there is no direct bus from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach. However, there are services departing from Grand Av & Ingraham St and arriving at Highway 101 & Dahlia Dr via Gilman Dr & Myers Dr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach?

It takes approximately 1 h 17 min to get from Pacific Beach to Solana Beach, including transfers.