There are 7 ways to get from San Diego to Simi Valley 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  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$38 - $89

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. 5818
  2. Ventura County Line

$10 - $15

5 alternative options

Train via Moorpark Amtrak  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$40 - $93

Bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. 9486 / ...
  2. Commuter Express 423 / ...

$21 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 162.7 miles

$15 - $23

Fly to Los Angeles, train, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. SAN - LAX

$120 - $370

Fly to Burbank  •  7 h 23 min

  1. SAN - BUR

$140 - $646

Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and Simi Valley is 229 km. The road distance is 260 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Simi Valley is to Amtrak Thruway and train which costs $10 - $16 and takes 6 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Simi Valley is to drive which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $15 - $23.

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Simi Valley. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Simi Town Center EB via 7th / Decatur, Figueroa & 5th and Thousand Oaks Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from San Diego to Simi Valley, including transfers.

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

Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Simi Valley 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Simi Valley via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Figueroa / 5th, Figueroa & 5th, and Thousand Oaks Transit Center in around 7 h 7 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 Simi Valley Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Moorpark Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
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 Figueroa & 5th to Thousand Oaks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ladotbus.com
Ventura County Transportation Commission
Phone
(800) 438-1112
Website
goventura.org
Bus from Moorpark Station EB to Simi Town Center EB
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
Ventura County Transportation Commission

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