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Heading Home for School Holidays

Find methods of transportation to and from San Diego County.

Airport transportation options

  • Bus (route 992 stops at the airport — you'll need to transfer to/from your home or campus; search the bus schedule; ride free with your Triton U-Pass or there is a $5 one-day MTS pass)
  • Ride share (take advantage of our campus partnership with Lyft)
  • Taxi (allow about $40 from airport to UCSD La Jolla campus)
  • Private shuttle service (about $20 each way between airport and UCSD La Jolla campus)

Other traveling options



  • Find schedules on Amtrak's website
  • The closest station to the La Jolla campus is Solana Beach
  • Hop on the 101 Breeze bus between the station and campus, or use another bus line or taxi to/from the Amtrak station
  • Amtrak offers students 15% off the best-available rail fares for travel on Pacific Surfliner and other California Amtrak routes. Read the terms and conditions, then place your reservation.

Greyhound Bus: