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There are 5 ways to get from Torrance to San Diego by bus, train, car or plane

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Line 3 bus, bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Carson St + Maple Av to Long Beach Bl + 6Th St 3
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9455 / ...

$19 - $44

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Bus, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Torrance Bl + Maple Av to Alameda St + Los Angeles St 4X
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner

$31 - $77

Line 3 bus, bus Greyhound Mexico  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Carson St + Maple Av to Long Beach Bl + 6Th St 3
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach to San Diego Matamoros-Tijuana Airport

$43 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Torrance to San Diego 116.9 miles

$11 - $17

Line 8 bus, fly  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Hawthorne Bl + Carson St to Lax City Bus Center
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN

$111 - $355

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The cheapest way to get from Torrance to San Diego is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Torrance to San Diego is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Torrance to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Carson St + Maple Av and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Long Beach Blvd & 5Th Ne and Long Beach, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

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The distance between Torrance and San Diego is 104 miles. The road distance is 116.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Torrance to San Diego without a car is to line 3 bus and bus which takes 4 h 48 min and costs $19 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Torrance to San Diego, including transfers.

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Torrance to San Diego bus services, operated by Torrance Transit, depart from Carson St + Maple Av station.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 46 min.

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Torrance to San Diego bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Diego, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Torrance to San Diego is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Torrance to San Diego.

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  • Distance: 103.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 48 min

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

You can take a bus from Torrance to San Diego via Long Beach Bl + 6Th St, Long Beach Blvd & 5Th Ne, L.B. Blvd. & 15Th Ne, and Long Beach, Ca in around 4 h 48 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 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
Bus operators
Torrance Transit
Phone
+1 310-618-6266
Website
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Carson St + Maple Av to Long Beach Bl + 6Th St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Torrance Bl + Maple Av to Alameda St + Los Angeles St
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Hawthorne Bl + Carson St to Lax City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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