There are 7 ways to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee by tram, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Tram  •  53 min

  1. Take the tram from Washington St Station to Santee Town Center Station Sycuan Green Line

$3

6 alternative options

Line 992 bus, line 9610 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 992 bus from Lindbergh Field & Terminal 1 to Broadway & State St 992
  2. Take the line 9610 bus from San Diego, Ca to El Cajon 9610 / ...

$13 - $24

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee 21 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee 21 miles

$2 - $3

Towncar  •  23 min

  1. Take a town car from San Diego Airport to Santee 21 miles

$85 - $120

Shuttle  •  23 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from San Diego Airport to Santee

$16 - $75

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee 21 miles

$27 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee is to tram which costs $3 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee is to taxi which costs $70 - $90 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between San Diego Airport (SAN) and Santee is 15 miles. The road distance is 21 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee without a car is to tram which takes 53 min and costs $3.

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The tram from Washington St Station to Santee Town Center Station takes 53 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee is 21 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee.

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There are 453+ hotels available in Santee. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee.
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between San Diego Airport (SAN), USA and Santee, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee via Broadway & State St, San Diego, Ca, El Cajon, and El Cajon Transit Center in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Washington St Station to Santee Town Center Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
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 San Diego, Ca to El Cajon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
Other operators
Uber San Diego
Website
uber.com
Towncar from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$25 - $35
Assist
$27 - $35
Español
$27 - $35
uberX
$27 - $35
WAV
$27 - $35
UberXL
$40 - $55
Select
$55 - $75
Black
$80 - $110
UberSUV
$100 - $140
Taxi from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Santee
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Orange Cab
Phone
+1 619-291-3333
Website
orangecabsandiego.net
Jayride
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from San Diego Airport to Santee
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Shuttle from San Diego Airport to Santee
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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