There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to Encino by bus, train, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h

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

$2

5 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$35 - $76

Bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9486 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Figueroa & 5th to LADOT Encino Park & Ride Commuter Express 423

$20 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Encino 142.5 miles

$14 - $21

Fly to Los Angeles, line 744 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  2. Take the line 744 bus from Van Nuys / Orange Line to Ventura / Balboa

$112 - $360

Fly to Burbank  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Burbank (BUR) SAN - BUR

$139 - $640

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

Amtrak operates a bus from San Diego to Encino once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Encino every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
57 min
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
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Ladot
Website
ladottransit.com
Bus from Figueroa & 5th to LADOT Encino Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Van Nuys / Orange Line to Ventura / Balboa
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and Encino is 203 km. The road distance is 228 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Encino is to Amtrak Thruway which costs $2 and takes 4 h.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Encino is to drive which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $14 - $21.

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Encino. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at LADOT Encino Park & Ride via 7th / Decatur and Figueroa & 5th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from San Diego to Encino, including transfers.