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

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Line 232 bus, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the line 232 bus from Pacific Coast Highway / Madison to Long Beach / Anaheim 232
  2. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to San Diego, Ca 9483 / ...

$18 - $42

4 alternative options

Line 3 bus, bus  •  5 h 15 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

Train  •  5 h 29 min

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

$37 - $83

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

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Torrance to San Diego, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Torrance to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Pacific Coast Highway / Madison and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Long Beach, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The nearest airport to San Diego is San Diego (SAN) Airport which is 2.4 miles away. Other nearby airports include Tijuana (TIJ) (16 miles), Santa Ana (SNA) (78.4 miles), Los Angeles (LAX) (111.9 miles) and Burbank (BUR) (123.9 miles).

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Map of how to get from Torrance to San Diego.
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  • Distance: 103.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 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 / Anaheim and Long Beach, Ca in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Torrance to San Diego every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Pacific Coast Highway / Madison to Long Beach / Anaheim
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
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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
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
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
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
Bus from Hawthorne Bl + Torrance Bl to Lax City Bus Center
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
transit.torranceca.gov
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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