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

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Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Diego, CA to Fullerton, CA 5818

$4 - $14

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 38 min

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

$34 - $79

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

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Cerritos 104.7 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Cerritos is to Amtrak Thruway which costs $4 - $14 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Cerritos is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 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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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from San Diego to Cerritos, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Cerritos. However, there are services departing from San Diego, CA and arriving at South-Stefani via Fullerton Trans Ctr Dock 4 and Orangethorpe-Auto Center Drive. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

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

Amtrak operates a bus from San Diego to Cerritos once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Cerritos every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 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
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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 Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com

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