There are 7 ways to get from San Diego to Concord by plane, subway, bus, train 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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Fly to Oakland, BART  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Oakland (OAK) SAN - OAK
  2. Take the BART from Coliseum BART Station to MacArthur BART Station
  3. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to Concord BART Station

$92 - $366

Cheapest option

Bus Flixbus USA  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego Mission Valley to W Oakland BART FlixBus

$25 - $40

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Fly to San Francisco, BART  •  4 h

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to San Francisco (SFO) SAN - SFO
  2. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Concord BART Station

$81 - $326

Fly to San Jose, BART  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to San Jose (SJC) SAN - SJC
  2. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Concord BART Station

$131 - $392

Bus Greyhound USA  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9486 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca 6844 / ...

$61 - $145

Train  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Coast Starlight

$105 - $280

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Concord 492.6 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Concord is to bus which costs $25 - $45 and takes 12 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Concord is to fly and BART which costs $90 - $370 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Concord is 458 miles. The road distance is 492.6 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Concord without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 3 min and costs $60 - $150.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from San Diego to Concord, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Concord is to bus which takes 12 h 3 min and costs $60 - $150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $280 and takes 16 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Concord is 493 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to drive from San Diego to Concord.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from San Diego Airport to Oakland Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Concord. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Concord.
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  • Distance: 458 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from San Diego to Concord via Los Angeles, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and 19th St. Oakland BART Station in around 12 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Diego to Concord via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, Oakland Jack London Square Station, Lake Merritt BART Station, and MacArthur BART Station in around 16 h 17 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Diego to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Diego to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from San Diego to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Coliseum BART Station to MacArthur BART Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to Concord BART Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport BART Station to Concord BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
bart.gov
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $430
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 Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Diego Mission Valley to W Oakland BART
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The best way to get from San Diego to San Diego Airport is to line 992 bus which takes 9 min and costs $2 - $3.

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