There are 11 ways to get from San Diego to North Dakota by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Bismarck  •  6 h 12 min

  1. SAN - BIS

$242 - $566

Cheapest option

Fly to Jamestown  •  6 h 11 min

  1. SAN - JMS

$191 - $814

9 alternative options

Fly to Dickinson  •  6 h 17 min

  1. SAN - DIK

$309 - $1,324

Fly to Williston  •  6 h 16 min

  1. SAN - ISN

$253 - $1,116

Fly to Fargo  •  6 h 30 min

  1. SAN - FAR

$275 - $1,218

Fly to Minot  •  7 h 10 min

  1. SAN - MOT

$244 - $484

Bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. 802 / ...
  2. 933 / ...

$292 - $606

Bus, train  •  2 days 10 h

$337 - $897

Train  •  2 days 11 h

$390 - $1,185

Train via Portland Union Station Amtrak  •  2 days 17 h

$383 - $1,134

Drive  •  30 h 35 min

  1. 1918.3 miles

$180 - $280

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

United Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from San Diego to Bismarck hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Fargo via San Bernardino, Ca, Kansas City, Mo, Kansas City, MO, Minneapolis, MN, and Fargo, ND in around 2 days 3 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 1 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Bismarck via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Bismarck via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $750
Flights from San Diego to Dickinson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Dickinson via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to Dickinson via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Williston via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Williston via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Diego to Williston via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Jamestown via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Jamestown via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Jamestown via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from San Diego to Minot via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Flights from San Diego to Minot via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Flights from San Diego to Minot via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Williston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Williston via Las Vegas, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Williston via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Williston via Los Angeles, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,000
Flights from San Diego to Minot via Las Vegas, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Diego to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from San Diego to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from San Diego to Minot via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$350 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$420 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
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
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Portland Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
32 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $370
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$140 - $240
Flexible
$280 - $370
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
22 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and North Dakota is 2168 km. The road distance is 3069 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to North Dakota is to drive which costs $180 - $280 and takes 30 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to North Dakota is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs $190 - $850.

No, there is no direct train from San Diego to North Dakota. However, there are services departing from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak and arriving at Fargo Amtrak via Fullerton Transportation Center and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 11 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from San Diego to North Dakota, including transfers.