There are 4 ways to get from San Diego to Yorba Linda by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, line 59 bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca 9486 / ...
  2. Take the line 59 bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3 to La Palma-Kraemer 59

$19 - $47

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 8 min

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

$2 - $7

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 9 min

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

$32 - $72

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Yorba Linda 98.8 miles

$9 - $14

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Yorba Linda, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Diego to Yorba Linda via Santa Ana, Ca, The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, and La Palma-Kraemer in around 2 h 59 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Diego to Yorba Linda every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3 to La Palma-Kraemer
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and Yorba Linda is 144 km. The road distance is 158 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Yorba Linda is to Amtrak Thruway which costs $2 - $7 and takes 3 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Yorba Linda is to drive which takes 1 h 43 min and costs $9 - $14.

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Yorba Linda. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at La Palma-Lakeview via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3 and La Palma-Kraemer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from San Diego to Yorba Linda, including transfers.