How to get from Oakland, CA to San Diego

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Travel Information from Oakland, CA to San Diego

distanceDistance453 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£36 - £135
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £36 • 11 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £135 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Travel 453 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to San Diego from Oakland, CA. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £36. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Oakland, CA to San Diego.

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There are 4 ways to travel from Oakland, CA to San Diego including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Oakland, CA to San Diego. Tickets for a coach cost on average £36.

This is compared to other travel options to San Diego:

A coach is about £99 less than a flight, which costs on average £135 for this trip.

A coach journey is usually £28 less than a journey to San Diego by train, which costs on average £64 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Oakland, CA to San Diego is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options between Oakland, CA and San Diego can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 11 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to San Diego by train can take on average 11 h 49 min.

San Diego is approximately 453 miles away from Oakland, CA.

The average frequency per day from Oakland, CA to San Diego is:

  • 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Oakland, CA and San Diego as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Oakland, CA to San Diego:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Oakland, CA to San Diego, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Flixbus to go to San Diego by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Oakland, CA to San Diego tickets on Omio for £36.
    • Travel with Spirit Airlines to go to San Diego by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Spirit Airlines Oakland, CA to San Diego tickets on Omio for £135.
    • Amtrak can take you to San Diego by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Oakland, CA to San Diego for £64.
    Looking to extend your trip from Oakland, CA to San Diego? Many Omio customers who go from Oakland, CA to San Diego usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Los Angeles, Paris or Madrid. If you're looking to explore Los Angeles, Paris or Madrid from San Diego, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    Before travelling from Oakland, CA to San Diego, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £36 one way on average.
    • The price of a plane ticket for this route is £135 one way on average.
    • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £64 one way.

    But we recommend booking Oakland, CA to San Diego tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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