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Airport Data for SAN
Transportation from SAN
Parking Information

Identification Codes:  

  • IATA: SAN
  • ICAO: KSAN

 
Distance from SAN to: 

  • San Diego City Centre – 2 miles (4 km)
  • Tijuana, Mexico – 20 miles (32 km)
  • Anaheim – 96 miles (154 km)
  • Long Beach – 105 miles (169 km)
  • Los Angeles – 121 miles (194 km)

Nearest Major Airports: 

  • Santa Ana Airport – 86 miles (139 km)
  • Long Beach Airport – 106 miles (170 km)
  • Los Angeles Airport – 125 miles (201 km)
  • Calexico Airport – 127 miles (204 km)

San Diego Time Zone: 

  • 8 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT – 8:00)

Hotels near SAN: 

  • There are several hotels within 2 miles (3 km) of San Diego International Airport

Facts about SAN:

  • SAN is the busiest single-runway commercial airport is the US
  • The runway was extended to over 2.6 km during World War II 
  • The airport opened in 1928
  • SAN services an average 300 flights and 50,000 passengers every day      

 Car Rental at San Diego Airport:

  • There are 13 car rental companies operating from San Diego Airport
  • Take the free shuttle to your car rental kiosk
  • Prices for rental cars change during different seasons
  • Many car rental kiosks work 24 hours a day

 San Diego Metro Bus:

  • SAN to downtown San Diego on Flyer Route 992.
  • Boarding is at SAN Terminals 1 and 2 and at the Commuter Terminal.
  • Regular fare for the 10 minute ride is 2.25 USD
  • Buses leave every 10 minutes from 5:00 AM to 12:50 AM.

 Taxi Service:

  • There are at least five registered taxi cab services from SAN.
  • Hail a taxi outside of the arrival area
  • Fares to downtown San Diego are between 10.00 USD and 20.00 USD
  • Travel time to city centre is around 10-15 minutes

Train Service:

  • There is no direct train service to SAN.
  • The nearest train station is 2 miles (4 km) from the airport
  • The train station can be reached using the Metro Bus service. 
  • Trains connect with Los Angeles, Orange County, North County, and more 
  • Purchase tickets at the station
  • Prices depend on your destination

 Shuttle Service:

  • There are ten registered shuttle van and bus services operating from SAN
  • Kiosks are located inside the airport terminal
  • Single ticket to the city centre is 9.00 USD
  • Additional passengers are discounted
  • Travel time to city centre is under 10 minutes.
  • *1.00 USD = 0.70 EUR, 0.60 GBP

Short-Term Parking:

  • SAN offers a free, 24-hour Cell Phone waiting lot for passenger pick-up.
  • There are 50 available parking spaces
  • Maximum waiting time is 60 minutes
  • Unattended vehicles will be towed

Long-Term Parking:

  • There are three medium and long-term parking lots available at SAN
  • Each lot is serviced by a free shuttle bus
  • The price is about 3.00 USD/hour
  • Day 1 = 21.00 USD maximum
  • Additional days range from 10.00 USD to 26.00 USD
  • SAN also offers Valet parking facilities at 30.00 USD/day
  • *1.00 USD = 0.70 EUR, 0.60 GBP

*Prices, information and exchange rates are as of June 16, 2009