There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to San Ysidro by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or tram

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 46 min

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

$36 - $77

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca 9465

$22 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Union Station to San Ysidro 141.1 miles

$13 - $20

Fly, tram  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  2. Take the tram from America Plaza Station to Beyer Blvd Station

$111 - $354

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The cheapest way to get from Union Station to San Ysidro is to night bus which costs $3 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Union Station to San Ysidro is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Union Station and San Ysidro is 125 miles. The road distance is 141.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Union Station to San Ysidro, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to San Ysidro. However, there are services departing from Temple & Los Angeles and arriving at Calle Primera & Sycamore Rd via 6th / Broadway, Los Angeles, Ca and E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The nearest airport to San Ysidro is Tijuana (TIJ) Airport which is 4 miles away. Other nearby airports include San Diego (SAN) (15.4 miles), Santa Ana (SNA) (91.7 miles), Los Angeles (LAX) (125.1 miles) and Burbank (BUR) (137.2 miles).

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Map of how to get from Union Station to San Ysidro.
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  • Distance: 125.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and San Ysidro, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Union Station to San Ysidro every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Union Station to San Ysidro hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 55 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
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from America Plaza Station to Beyer Blvd Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
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 Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45

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