There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Corona by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the train from Santa Ana station to North Main Corona station Inland Empire - OC

$35 - $70

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Bus, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from UTC Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center 101
  2. Take the train from Oceanside station to North Main Corona station Inland Empire - OC

$16 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus, line 50 bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Anaheim, Ca
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Artic - Dock 6 to Tustin-East Village Way 50
  3. Take the bus from Village of Orange Zone 5 to Galleria @ Tyler 200
  4. Take the bus from Galleria @ Tyler WB to Sixth + Belle 1

$20 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Corona 97.2 miles

$9 - $14

Fly, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to North Main Corona station

$117 - $362

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Corona is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Corona is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Corona is 84 miles. The road distance is 97.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from San Diego to Corona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Corona. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Sixth + Belle via Artic - Dock 6, Village of Orange Zone 5 and Galleria @ Tyler WB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct train from San Diego to Corona station. However, there are services departing from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak and arriving at North Main Corona station via Santa Ana station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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San Diego to Corona train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from San Diego - Santa Fe Depot station.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Corona.
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  • Distance: 84 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

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

You can take a train from San Diego to Corona via Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak and Santa Ana station in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Corona via Anaheim, Ca, Artic - Dock 6, Tustin-East Village Way, Village of Orange Zone 5, Galleria @ Tyler, and Galleria @ Tyler WB in around 5 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Santa Ana station to North Main Corona station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Oceanside station to North Main Corona station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to North Main Corona station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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 Anaheim, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Artic - Dock 6 to Tustin-East Village Way
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Riverside Transit Agency
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Village of Orange Zone 5 to Galleria @ Tyler
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Galleria @ Tyler WB to Sixth + Belle
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
North County Transit
Website
gonctd.com
Bus from UTC Transit Center to Oceanside Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gonctd.com

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