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San Diego travel tips

1) Walk along San Diego's pedestrian promenade, Embarcadero

San Diego's pedestrian promenade attracts tourists with shops, cafes, and restaurants. You can enjoy wonderful views of the island of Coronado from there. There are also many attractions along the waterfront, such as the ships belonging to the San Diego Maritime Museum. Excursion boats depart from the pier on the embankment and take tourists to places where they can see whales. From late June to early September, free concerts by the San Diego Symphony Orchestra are being held on the waterfront in the evenings.

2) How to call a taxi in San Diego?

There are a lot of taxis in San Diego. It is enough to raise your hand in the street, and the car will immediately drive up to you. You can also call a taxi by phone or online (Uber or Lyft). Tariffs start at $2.7 per mile (1.6 km), and each additional mile costs $3. Payment is possible by card or cash.

3) What is special about the local cuisine in San Diego?

Since there are only 30 km from San Diego to Mexico, Mexican cuisine is very popular here. One of the best venues to visit in San Diego is Puesto. Here you can taste about ten types of tacos (with fish, vegetables, poultry, meat, and seafood), five varieties of burritos, as well as a variety of bowls, snacks, ceviche, enchiladas, etc. Order tequila, mezcal, or a Margarita cocktail to accompany your dinner.

Travelers usually depart from Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, Atlanta Bus Station, Atlanta - Peachtree, Atlanta-Civic Center Bus stop, or DeKalb–Peachtree when they travel from Atlanta to San Diego. Book your trip to arrive at San Diego International, San Diego, CA Bus Station, San Diego, CA - Old Town, San Diego, CA - Santa Fe, or San Diego, CA - La Jolla. The distance between Atlanta and San Diego is 3041 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United Airlines. Atlanta and San Diego have 341 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Atlanta to San Diego

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Atlanta to San Diego?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Atlanta and San Diego takes around 4.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Atlanta and San Diego?
The flight distance between Atlanta and San Diego is 3041 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Atlanta and San Diego?
Several carriers operate flights between Atlanta and San Diego. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Atlanta?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Atlanta and New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Orlando, Denver, London, Miami, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., Chicago, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Paris, San Juan, Seattle, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Mexico City, Sacramento.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Diego?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Diego and Denver, Las Vegas, Austin, Cincinnati, Philadelphia, New York, Phoenix, Charlotte, Washington, D.C., Raleigh, Chicago, Orlando, San Antonio, Detroit, Dallas, St. Louis, Cleveland, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, London.
Which airports are there in Atlanta?
Atlanta is mainly served by Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. But there are other airports nearby, including DeKalb–Peachtree.
What airports are near Atlanta?
The main airport in Atlanta is Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International. It is also served by McGhee Tyson, Greenville–Spartanburg International, Chattanooga Metropolitan, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International, Middle Georgia Regional, Augusta Regional, Columbus Metropolitan, Southwest Georgia Regional, Athens Ben Epps, Montgomery Regional.
What airports are near San Diego?
The main airport in San Diego is San Diego International. It is also served by Los Angeles International, Ontario International, Tijuana International, John Wayne, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Long Beach, Palm Springs International, Imperial County, Yuma International.
What buses and trains depart from Atlanta?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Atlanta, including Southeastern Stages, Greyhound.
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