There are 6 ways to get from Utah to San Diego by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly from St George  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from St George (SGU) to San Diego (SAN) SGU - SAN

$163 - $771

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  20 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Las Vegas Tufesa
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas to San Diego Tufesa

$48 - $128

4 alternative options

Fly from Salt Lake City  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to San Diego (SAN) SLC - SAN

$74 - $296

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
  3. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca

$87 - $212

Train  •  35 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak

$212 - $589

Drive  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to San Diego 756.7 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Utah to San Diego is to bus which costs $45 - $130 and takes 20 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utah to San Diego is to fly which costs $70 - $300 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Utah and San Diego is 557 miles. The road distance is 756.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Utah to San Diego, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utah to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at San Diego, Ca via Las Vegas, Nv and San Bernardino, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utah to San Diego. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak and arriving at San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak via Sacramento Amtrak and Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 1 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 Utah to San Diego.
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  • Distance: 557.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

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

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from St. George to San Diego hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Las Vegas, Nv and San Bernardino, Ca in around 15 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St George to San Diego via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from St George to San Diego via Salt Lake City, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from St George to San Diego via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St George to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from St George to San Diego via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St George to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from St George to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from St George to San Diego via Los Angeles, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
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
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 Salt Lake City, Ut to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Bernardino, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$26 - $40
Platinum
$35 - $50
Ejecutivo
$40 - $60
Bus from Las Vegas to San Diego
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$21 - $35
Platinum
$30 - $45
Ejecutivo
$35 - $50

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