There are 4 ways to get from San Diego to Salvation Mountain by bus, taxi, tram or car

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Bus Greyhound USA, taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to El Centro, Ca 9610 / ...
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro, Ca to Salvation Mountain

$112 - $159

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Bus Greyhound Mexico, taxi  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego to El Centro, Ca Tijuana Airport-Ciudad Juárez / ...
  2. Take a taxi from El Centro, Ca to Salvation Mountain

$137 - $177

Tram, bus, taxi  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the tram from Fifth Avenue Station to El Cajon Transit Center
  2. Take the bus from El Cajon to El Centro, Ca
  3. Take a taxi from El Centro, Ca to Salvation Mountain

$114 - $162

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Salvation Mountain 154.1 miles

$15 - $22

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The distance between San Diego and Salvation Mountain is 105 miles. The road distance is 154.1 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Salvation Mountain without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from San Diego to Salvation Mountain, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Salvation Mountain is 154 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from San Diego to Salvation Mountain.

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There are two+ hotels available in Salvation Mountain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Salvation Mountain.
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  • Distance: 105.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Diego to Salvation Mountain. However, you can take the bus to El Centro, Ca then take the taxi to Salvation Mountain. Alternatively, you can take the bus to El Centro, Ca then take the taxi to Salvation Mountain.

Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Fifth Avenue Station to El Cajon Transit Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from El Cajon to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Diego to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from El Cajon to El Centro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from El Centro, Ca to Salvation Mountain
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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