There are 7 ways to get from San Diego to Toronto by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

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

Fly to Toronto  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Toronto (YYZ) SAN - YYZ

$146 - $362

6 alternative options

Fly to Buffalo, night bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Buffalo (BUF) SAN - BUF
  2. Take the night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On

$210 - $400

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto

$391 - $1,177

Bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Detroit, Mi
  4. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toronto, On

$270 - $718

Train  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
  2. Take the train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto

$404 - $1,225

Bus via Chicago, Il  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from San Diego to Blythe
  2. Take the bus from Blythe, Ca to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto, ON

$285 - $667

Drive  •  41 h 14 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Toronto 2605.3 miles

$340 - $500

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Toronto is to fly which costs $140 - $370 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Toronto is to fly which costs $140 - $370 and takes 7 h 21 min.

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The distance between San Diego and Toronto is 2177 miles. The road distance is 2605.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from San Diego to Toronto, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Toronto. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Toronto, On via San Bernardino, Ca, Dayton Trotwood, Oh and Detroit, Mi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from San Diego to Toronto. However, there are services departing from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak and arriving at Toronto via Fullerton Transportation Center, Chicago Union Station Amtrak and Buffalo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 14 h.

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What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Toronto, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from San Diego to Toronto hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from San Diego to Toronto via Fullerton Transportation Center, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, Detroit Amtrak, and Windsor in around 2 days 7 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $490
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $450
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from San Diego to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from San Diego to Toronto via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from San Diego to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Fullerton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Fullerton Transportation Center to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $220
Train from Buffalo to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
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
Night bus from Buffalo, Ny to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from San Diego, Ca to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
46 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$200 - $330
Flexible
$390 - $550
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Blythe, Ca to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
46 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $300
Flexible
$350 - $460
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Diego to Blythe
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$80 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130

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