There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Seal Beach by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$84 - $131

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Bus, line 171 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Long Beach, Ca 9454 / ...
  2. Take the line 171 bus from Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se to Electric & Main Nw 171

$19 - $39

3 alternative options

Bus, line 560 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9480 / ...
  2. Take the line 560 bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9 to Channel-7Th 560

$19 - $43

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Seal Beach 101.8 miles

$10 - $15

Fly, line 121 bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  2. Take the line 121 bus from First & Shelter H S to Pch And Second Ne

$112 - $356

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Seal Beach. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Electric & Main Nw via Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Seal Beach is 90 miles. The road distance is 101.8 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Seal Beach without a car is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to get from San Diego to Seal Beach, including transfers.

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San Diego to Seal Beach 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 Seal Beach is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 171 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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San Diego to Seal Beach bus services, operated by Long Beach Transit, arrive at Electric & Main Nw station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Seal Beach is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from San Diego to Seal Beach.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Seal Beach.
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  • Distance: 89.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Seal Beach every 2 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Seal Beach via Long Beach, Ca and Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se in around 3 h 32 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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 Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$27 - $35
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Pch & L.B. Blvd. Se to Electric & Main Nw
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Bus from First & Shelter H S to Pch And Second Ne
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 9 to Channel-7Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net

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There are 701+ hotels available in Seal Beach. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from San Diego to San Diego Airport is to line 992 bus which takes 9 min and costs .

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