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

$39 - $83

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the night bus from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  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 32 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

$114 - $360

Fly to Burbank  •  5 h 32 min

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

$117 - $510

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Northridge is to night bus and bus which costs $2 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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

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The distance between San Diego and Northridge is 132 miles. The road distance is 148.9 miles.

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

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from San Diego to Northridge station. 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.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Northridge without a car is to train which takes 4 h 43 min and costs $35 - $85.

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San Diego to Northridge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Ysidro station.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Northridge.
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  • Distance: 131.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 43 min

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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
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 Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Northridge station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
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 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net

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