There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to Santa Clarita by bus, train, 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.

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Bus, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, CA, San Diego to Los Angeles, CA, LA Downtown FlixBus
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Newhall station Antelope Valley Line

$13 - $23

5 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9486 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Los Angeles, CA to Santa Clarita, CA 5818

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Newhall station Antelope Valley Line

$40 - $84

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Santa Clarita 152.7 miles

$15 - $22

Fly to Los Angeles, train  •  4 h 50 min

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

$115 - $360

Fly to Burbank  •  6 h 25 min

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

$118 - $512

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Santa Clarita is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Santa Clarita is to drive which takes 2 h 41 min and costs $15 - $22.

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The distance between San Diego and Santa Clarita is 226 km. The road distance is 244 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from San Diego to Santa Clarita, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Santa Clarita. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Santa Clarita, CA via 7th / Decatur, Main & 5th and Los Angeles, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from San Diego to Santa Clarita. However, there are services departing from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak and arriving at Newhall station via L. A. Union Station station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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

You can take a bus from San Diego to Santa Clarita via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 5th / Main, Main & 5th, Patsaouras Transit Plaza, and Los Angeles, CA in around 4 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Diego to Santa Clarita via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and L. A. Union Station station in around 5 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $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
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from San Diego, CA, San Diego to Los Angeles, CA, LA Downtown
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA
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

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