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Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h 42 min

  1. 5818

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$36 - $77

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. 9465

$21 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. 141.1 miles

$13 - $20

Fly, tram  •  3 h 50 min

  1. LAX - SAN

$114 - $356

Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and San Ysidro is 201 km. The road distance is 226 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to San Ysidro is to Amtrak Thruway which costs $3 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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

No, there is no direct bus from Union Station to San Ysidro. However, there are services departing from 1st & Rose and arriving at Calle Primera & Sycamore Rd via Los Angeles, Ca and E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Union Station to San Ysidro, including transfers.

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

Amtrak operates a bus from Union Station to San Ysidro once daily, and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, 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.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
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 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 Civic Center Station to Beyer Blvd Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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