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There are 8 ways to get from San Diego to Brian Head by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Cedar City  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Cedar City (CDC) SAN - CDC

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  13h 26m

  1. Take the train from San Diego to Santa Ana
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana Bus Stop to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal to Cedar City

6 alternative options

Fly to St. George Regional, bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to St. George Regional (SGU) SAN - SGU
  2. Take the bus from Pilot Travel Center St. George to Cedar City, UT

Bus via Santa Ana  •  13h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Fe Depot, CA to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana Bus Stop to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal to Cedar City

Train, bus via Barstow  •  14h 38m

  1. Take the train from San Diego to Santa Ana
  2. Take the train from Santa Ana station to San Bernardino - Downtown station
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino Downtown Transit Center to Barstow Station
  4. Take the bus from Barstow Station to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
  5. Take the bus from Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal to Cedar City

Bus  •  15h 1m

  1. Take the bus from San Ysidro, CA to Las Vegas San Ysidro
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas to Cedar City, UT Las Vegas

Bus #2  •  18h 11m

  1. Take the bus from San Ysidro Bus Terminal to 1100 S Main St.
  2. Take the bus from Harry Reid International to Movara Fitness Resort - St. George
  3. Take the bus from Movara Fitness Resort - St. George to Cedar City

Drive  •  8h 37m

  1. Drive from San Diego to Brian Head 534.5 miles

San Diego (SAN) to Cedar City (CDC) flights

32 Weekly Planes
5h 42m Average Duration
$53 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Brian Head is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 8h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from San Diego to Brian Head is to fly which takes 5h 45m and costs $150 - $440.

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The distance between San Diego and Brian Head is 454 miles. The road distance is 534.5 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Brian Head without a car is to train and bus which takes 13h 26m and costs $140 - $340.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from San Diego to Brian Head, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Brian Head is to fly which takes 5h 45m and costs $150 - $440. Alternatively, you can bus via Santa Ana, which costs and takes 13h 33m.

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Brian Head is 1h ahead of San Diego. It is currently 11:00 AM in San Diego and 12:00 PM in Brian Head.

Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Brian Head is 535 miles. It takes approximately 8h 37m to drive from San Diego to Brian Head.

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There are 270+ hotels available in Brian Head. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 454 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

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

Delta and Spirit Airlines fly from San Diego to Brian Head 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Brian Head via Santa Ana Amtrak Station, Santa Ana Bus Stop, Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal, and Cedar City in around 13h 33m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Cedar City via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from San Diego to Cedar City via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from San Diego to Cedar City via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from San Diego to St. George Regional via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from San Diego to St. George Regional via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to St. George Regional via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to St. George Regional via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Train operators
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.

Rome2Rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $80
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$3 - $23
Child Coach - short notice
$14 - $25
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$13 - $45
Child Business Class - short notice
$15 - $50
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$19 - $30
Business Seat - advance purchase
$29 - $90
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $75
Coach Seat - short notice
$12 - $80
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Santa Ana station to San Bernardino - Downtown station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Website
https://metrolinktrains.com
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$5 - $21
Student / Youth 6-18
$7 - $21
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
+1 833 766 3553
Email
centelusa@hotmail.com
Website
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from Pilot Travel Center St. George to Cedar City, UT
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from San Ysidro, CA to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from Las Vegas to Cedar City, UT
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
tufesainternacional.com
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.

Rome2Rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Ana Bus Stop to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Bus from Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal to Cedar City
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $60
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Bus from Barstow Station to Las Vegas S Strip Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Website
https://www.greyhound.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.

Rome2Rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Fe Depot, CA to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Bus from Barstow Amtrak Bus Stop to Las Vegas Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Flixbus USA
Phone
+1 (855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Bernardino Downtown Transit Center to Barstow Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $45
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$8 - $45
CBX Cross Border Express
Email
support@crossborderxpress.com
Website
crossborderxpress.com
Bus from San Ysidro Bus Terminal to 1100 S Main St.
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
crossborderxpress.com
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Harry Reid International to Movara Fitness Resort - St. George
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Child 2-12
$30 - $95
Adult
$55 - $160
Bus from Movara Fitness Resort - St. George to Cedar City
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Child 2-12
$24 - $45
Adult
$35 - $70

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