There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to Northridge by train, bus, 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

Train  •  4 h 43 min

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

$40 - $85

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Diego, CA to Los Angeles, CA 5818
  2. Take the bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Reseda / Parthenia 150/240

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9486 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hill St. & 5th St. to Devonshire & Reseda Commuter Express 419

$20 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Northridge 148.9 miles

$14 - $22

Fly to Los Angeles, train  •  4 h 43 min

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

$117 - $364

Fly to Burbank  •  5 h 42 min

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

$138 - $612

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

Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Northridge every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Northridge via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Broadway, and Hill St. & 5th St. in around 4 h 44 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 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 Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to 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
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 Hill St. & 5th St. to Devonshire & Reseda
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Reseda / Parthenia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and Northridge is 211 km. The road distance is 238 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Northridge is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which costs $2 and takes 4 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Northridge is to drive which takes 2 h 33 min and costs $14 - $22.

No, there is no direct train from San Diego to Northridge. However, there are services departing from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak and arriving at Northridge station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Northridge. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Devonshire & Reseda via 7th / Decatur and Hill St. & 5th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from San Diego to Northridge, including transfers.