Travel Information

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San Diego International Airport

(3 miles from Convention Center)     
3665 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Bus Station

Greyhound Bus Station 

120 W Broadway
(between 1st Ave & Front St) 
San DiegoCA 92101


Amtrak service is available to San Diego.  The Santa Fe Depot is within walking distance of the convention center.  Don't forget to use our discount code!

Amtrack Station Codes:
San Diego - Old Town, CA (OLT)
San Diego, CA (SAN)

Amtrak Intercity and Coaster commuter trains link communities and travelers from as far away as Los Angeles and Orange Counties to downtown San Diego and coastal North County and, includes stops in Old Town, Sorrento Valley, Solana Beach, Encinitas, Carlsbad and Oceanside.

Travelers headed to and from San Diego International Airport can connect with Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner and the COASTER at Amtrak's Santa Fe Depot train station downtown by using Metropolitan Transit System Route 992, which operates between 5:00 a.m. and 11:30 p.m., every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends and holidays.

Amtrak operates seven days a week, 365 days per year, with twelve round trips. Tickets may be purchased at the Amtrak station. The Coaster operates Monday-Saturday. There is no Sunday service.

Public Transportation

Orange Lines to Convention Center

-Bus in San Diego
View the Trip Planner

-San Diego Trolley (fares range between $2.50 and $5.00)
View MAP of Downtown San Diego Trolley line.

From: San Diego International Airport (SAN)
Distance: 2 miles northwest of San Diego
Drive time: 10 mins

Shuttle vans, buses and taxis leave from one of three islands in front of the terminals. The cheapest option downtown is Metropolitan Transit System Flyer Route No. 992, which departs every ten minutes between 5am and 12:50am, and will drop you at most downtown businesses and hotels. 

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For more information on shuttle service please visit:

Shuttle service from San Diego International is a popular and convenient transportation option. Shuttle service is available at the Transportation Plazas across from Terminals 1 and 2, and curbside at the Commuter Terminal.

Below is a list of frequently used companies in the San Diego Area. 

Access Shuttle

619.282.1515 / 800.690.9090

Advanced Shuttle


Airport Shuttle

619.234.4403 / 888.254.0333

♦Cloud 9 Shuttle / Super Shuttle♦
BPS Discount Site

800.9.SHUTTLE (974.8885)

Coronado Livery


EZ Ride


Prime Time Shuttle

800.REDVANS (733.8267)

Sea Breeze Shuttle




Taxis are available from SAN Airport. Detailed information can be attained by clicking on the link below.





Airport Yellow Cab of San Diego

American Express, Visa, and Mastercard upon request.

639 13th St.
San Diego


American Cab 

All major credit cards upon request

433 10th Ave.
San Diego


Orange Cab

All major credit cards upon request

3911 Pacific Hwy. #208
San Diego


San Diego Cab 

Major credit cards upon request

3485 Kurtz St.
San Diego

619.226.8294 / 800.368.2947


All major cards upon request

2660 Imperial Ave.
San Diego



Car Rental

Car Rental services are available from SAN Airport. Below is a list provided on the airport website to assist you with your travel plans.

For more detailed information on specific companies available, please visit:

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