There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to North Hollywood by bus, train, night bus, car, plane or subway

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

Bus  •  3 h 4 min

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

$26 - $57

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 183 bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Glendale Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the line 183 bus from Glendale Transit Center to Lankershim / Chandler 183

$1 - $3

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 22 min

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

$35 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to North Hollywood 133.1 miles

$13 - $19

Fly to Los Angeles, subway  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to North Hollywood Station

$110 - $352

Fly to Burbank  •  4 h 57 min

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

$135 - $608

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to North Hollywood is to night bus and line 183 bus which costs $1 - $3 and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to North Hollywood is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to North Hollywood. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at North Hollywood, Ca via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between San Diego and North Hollywood is 123 miles. The road distance is 133.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to North Hollywood without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $25 - $60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from San Diego to North Hollywood, including transfers.

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San Diego to North Hollywood bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Diego, Ca station.

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The best way to get from San Diego to North Hollywood is to bus which takes 3 h 4 min and costs $25 - $60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $80 and takes 4 h 22 min, you could also fly, which costs $130 - $650 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to North Hollywood.
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  • Distance: 123.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Diego to North Hollywood hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to North Hollywood 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 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
Metro Los Angeles
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Glendale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Glendale Transit Center to Lankershim / Chandler
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net

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