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1) Tired of the hustle and bustle of San Diego? Go to the island!

Coronado Island is connected to San Diego by a bridge. There is a small cosy town of La Jolla on the island, where you can walk or ride a rented bike. The island is attractive with its retro lifestyle and charming architecture. Near the ferry station, you'll find art galleries, shops and will be able to enjoy stunning views of San Diego.

2) How to get to Legoland from San Diego

Legoland California is 55 km from San Diego. You can easily get there by car or train and public transport with several changes. It is the third Legoland that opened outside Europe. There you will find many attractions, a miniature park, and your favourite characters from different themed Lego sets. 1-day admission to Legoland California costs $89.

3) Better not to show up in San Diego's Barrio Logan in the evenings

Barrio Logan is a neighbourhood in San Diego that is currently undergoing a renaissance. The area is renowned for contemporary art such as graffiti and murals. However, it’s better not to walk alone in the evening here, as the area is considered unsafe for tourists.

Travelers usually depart from Philadelphia International, Philadelphia, PA - 30th Street, Philadelphia, PA Greyhound Terminal, Ardmore, PA station, or Philadelphia, PA - Market Street bus stop when they travel from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia and San Diego is 3810 km. The most popular airlines for this route are American Airlines, United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Spirit Airlines. Philadelphia and San Diego have 313 direct flights per week.

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Philadelphia to San Diego?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Philadelphia and San Diego takes around 6.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Philadelphia and San Diego?
The flight distance between Philadelphia and San Diego is 3810 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Philadelphia and San Diego?
Several carriers operate flights between Philadelphia and San Diego. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Philadelphia?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Philadelphia and Orlando, Atlanta, Las Vegas, Denver, Miami, Tampa, San Juan, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Dallas, Fort Myers, Charlotte, Austin, Nashville, Houston, Jacksonville, Phoenix, Fort Lauderdale, San Francisco, Chicago.
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, New York, Phoenix, Charlotte, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Raleigh, Chicago, Orlando, San Antonio, Detroit, Dallas, St. Louis, Cleveland, Salt Lake City, Minneapolis, London.
Which airports are there in Philadelphia?
Philadelphia is mainly served by Philadelphia International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wings Field.
What airports are near Philadelphia?
The main airport in Philadelphia is Philadelphia International. It is also served by John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, Baltimore–Washington International, LaGuardia, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, New York Stewart International Airport, Trenton–Mercer, Long Island MacArthur, Harrisburg International.
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, John Wayne, Tijuana International, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Imperial County, Yuma International.
What buses and trains depart from Philadelphia?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Philadelphia, including Amtrak train.
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