There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to Studio City by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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

Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from San Diego, CA to Los Angeles, CA 5818

$2

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$35 - $76

Bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9486 / ...

$19 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Studio City 133 miles

$13 - $19

Fly to Los Angeles, subway, line 750 bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX
  2. Take the subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
  3. Take the line 750 bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Laurel Canyon

$110 - $352

Fly to Burbank  •  5 h 55 min

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

$116 - $506

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Studio City is to Amtrak Thruway which costs $2 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Studio City is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Studio City is 123 miles. The road distance is 133 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from San Diego to Studio City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Studio City. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Laurel Canyon / Ventura via 7th / Decatur, 5th / Grand and 3rd / La Cienega. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Studio City, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from San Diego to Studio City once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Studio City every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 59 min.

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
58 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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Subway from Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines to Universal / Studio City Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Universal / Studio City Station to Ventura / Laurel Canyon
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
metro.net

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