There are 4 ways to get from San Diego to Cerritos by bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, line 173 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Long Beach, Ca 9454 / ...
  2. Take the line 173 bus from Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se to South & Norwalk Nw 173

$19 - $39

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Fullerton Transportation Center Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

$4 - $14

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Fullerton Transportation Center Pacific Surfliner

$34 - $79

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Cerritos 104.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Cerritos. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at South & Norwalk Nw via Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Cerritos is 95 miles. The road distance is 104.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Cerritos without a car is to bus and line 173 bus which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from San Diego to Cerritos, including transfers.

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San Diego to Cerritos bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Diego Santa Fe Depot station.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Cerritos is to bus and line 173 bus which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

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San Diego to Cerritos bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fullerton Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Cerritos is 105 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from San Diego to Cerritos.

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There are 615+ hotels available in Cerritos. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Cerritos.
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  • Distance: 95.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from San Diego to Cerritos via Long Beach, Ca and Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se in around 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Cerritos every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se to South & Norwalk Nw
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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