There are 4 ways to get from Phoenix to San Diego by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to San Diego (SAN) PHX - SAN

$99 - $285

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to San Diego, Ca 6317 / ...

$22 - $100

2 alternative options

Bus via Calexico, Ca  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Calexico, Ca 6317 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Calexico, Ca to San Diego, Ca 6317 / ...

$47 - $114

Drive  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to San Diego 357.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to San Diego is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to San Diego is to fly which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $95 - $290.

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The distance between Phoenix and San Diego is 481 km. The road distance is 571 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Phoenix to San Diego, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Phoenix, Az and arriving at San Diego, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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

Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from Phoenix to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to San Diego via Calexico, Ca in around 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Calexico, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Phoenix, Az to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Phoenix, AZ to San Diego
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$22 - $35
Platinum
$30 - $45
Ejecutivo
$35 - $55

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