Redlands to San Diego Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $14
Fastest Way Bus — 1h 54min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 11 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 93 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Flixbus, Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, Volaris, Multiple Airlines
Bus
$14 · 1h 54min · 15 lb of CO2
San Bernardino to San Diego
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Train
$41 · 2h 45min · 33 lb of CO2
SNB to SAN
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Flight
$231 · 6h 16min · 563 lb of CO2
ONT to SAN
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Redlands to San Diego Flights

There are 1 airports — ONT — that make sense to fly out of from Redlands and 2 airports — SAN, TIJ — to access San Diego. The best deals are usually found by flying out of ONT.

Alaska Airlines, Aeromexico, Volaris operate flights which can help you travel from Redlands to San Diego.

The cheapest way by air is via Aeromexico and flies from Ontario Intl (ONT) to General Abelardo L Rodriguez Intl (TIJ). Alaska Airlines flies from Ontario Intl (ONT) to General Abelardo L Rodriguez Intl (TIJ) and is the quickest flight to get you from Redlands to San Diego.
Drive
$12 · 1h 52min · 22 lb of CO2
Redlands to San Diego

Drive from Redlands to San Diego

It's 93 miles between Redlands to San Diego. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 52min and 1h 58min from Redlands to San Diego under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 3min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to San Diego by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $12.

What is the best way to travel from Redlands to San Diego?

The are 9 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Redlands to San Diego. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Riverside towards San Diego, as it is the cheapest to San Diego. It's common to find tickets for as low as $14. Flixbus operates from Redlands to San Diego, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Redlands to San Diego?

On your trip from Redlands to San Diego, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Redlands to San Diego CA?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Redlands to San Diego. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to San Diego is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Redlands/San Diego buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Redlands is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Redlands CA and San Diego during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Redlands to San Diego? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of San Diego traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to San Diego is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Redlands to San Diego?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Redlands to San Diego is by bus. The bus costs $14 roughly and will take 1 hour 54 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Redlands to San Diego?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Redlands area and San Diego, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 2 hours 58 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SNB San Bernardino Amtrak, which is about 9 miles from Redlands. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at FUL Fullerton.

How long does it take from Redlands to San Diego by car?

The total distance between Redlands and San Diego is 93 miles and will take you about 1 hour 52 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $12.

Travel companies on this route

Bus
Greyhound Greyhound from Redlands to San Diego
Useful Links Greyhound Contact Page Greyhound Bustracker Website
Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
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Train
Amtrak Amtrak from Redlands to San Diego
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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Bus
Flixbus
Flight
Aeromexico Aeromexico from Redlands to San Diego
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Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines from Redlands to San Diego
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Volaris Volaris from Redlands to San Diego