Directions from San Diego to Universal Studios, Hollywood

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Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 45 min

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

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 46 min

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

$21 - $45

Train  •  3 h 59 min

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

$35 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Universal Studios, Hollywood 131.7 miles

$12 - $19

Fly, subway  •  4 h 3 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

$112 - $356

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Universal Studios, Hollywood, CA, USA?

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

Airlines
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 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
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and Universal Studios, Hollywood is 193 km. The road distance is 211 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to Amtrak Thruway which costs $2 and takes 3 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Universal Studios, Hollywood is to drive which takes 2 h 22 min and costs $12 - $19.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from San Diego to Universal Studios, Hollywood, including transfers.

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