There are 6 ways to get from Provo to San Diego by train, plane, bus, night bus or car

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Train, fly  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Provo Central Station to North Temple Station
  2. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Diego (SAN) SLC - SAN

$78 - $298

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Bus Tufesa  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Orem, UT to Barstow
  2. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca

$62 - $152

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Bus via Bonanza @ Bruce  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Provo to Las Vegas, Nv 6053
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas Downtown to San Diego Mission Valley FlixBus

$62 - $131

Train  •  37 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Provo Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot

$217 - $605

Night bus, bus  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the night bus from Provo to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca

$83 - $202

Drive  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Provo to San Diego 713.4 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Provo to San Diego is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Provo to San Diego is to train and fly which costs $75 - $300 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Provo to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Provo and arriving at 4th Av & Broadway via Bonanza @ Bruce, Las Vegas Downtown, Camino De La Reina & Saks 5th Av and Fashion Valley Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Provo to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Provo Amtrak and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot via Sacramento Amtrak and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 6 min.

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The distance between Provo and San Diego is 606 miles. The road distance is 713.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Provo to San Diego without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 1 min and costs $60 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Provo to San Diego, including transfers.

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Provo to San Diego bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Provo station.

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Provo to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Provo Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Provo to San Diego is to bus which takes 16 h 1 min and costs $60 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $210 - $650 and takes 37 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Provo to San Diego.
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  • Distance: 606 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

What companies run services between Provo, UT, USA and San Diego, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Provo to San Diego via Las Vegas, Nv, Bonanza @ Bruce, BTC Bay #10, Las Vegas Downtown, San Diego Mission Valley, Camino De La Reina & Saks 5th Av, and Fashion Valley Transit Center in around 16 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Provo to San Diego via Sacramento Amtrak and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak in around 37 h 6 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Provo Central Station to North Temple Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Provo Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Provo to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Barstow, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
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
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Las Vegas Downtown to San Diego Mission Valley
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Orem, UT to Barstow
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Book at
GotoBus
Plus
$30 - $50
Platinum
$45 - $65
Ejecutivo
$55 - $80

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The quickest flight from Salt Lake City Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Provo to San Diego bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Diego, Ca station.

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San Diego is 1 h behind Provo. It is currently 8:50 PM in Provo and 7:50 PM in San Diego.

Provo to San Diego train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at San Diego Santa Fe Depot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Provo to San Diego is 713 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 16 min to drive from Provo to San Diego.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Salt Lake City Airport to San Diego Airport.

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Book your Provo to San Diego bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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