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San Diego travel tips

1) Escape the heat at Birch Aquarium in San Diego

The Birch Aquarium is a famous aquarium located on a cliff above the Scripps Institute of Oceanography campus. Here you can meet the inhabitants of the Pacific Ocean. In one of the halls, there is an aquarium with algae. Its capacity is 260 thousand litres. There you will see coral reefs and a loggerhead sea turtle that was rescued from death. The ticket price is just $20 for adults and $15 for children.

2) How to travel from San Diego to other California cities along the coast?

Amtrak and Coaster trains follow the coastline connecting the city to Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura. You can take the train right downtown or in the old town.

3) Visit an instagrammable attraction — San Diego Central Library

San Diego Central Library is a public library for true book lovers and architecture connoisseurs. You can go here absolutely free of charge and take great Instagram photos, as well as spend a quiet day among the books.

Travelers usually depart from Salt Lake City International, Salt Lake central station, Salt Lake City, UT - Tufesa, or Salt Lake City-Temple Square when they travel from Salt Lake City to San Diego. Book your trip to arrive at San Diego International, San Diego, CA - Old Town, San Diego, CA Bus Station, San Diego, CA - Santa Fe, or San Diego, CA - La Jolla. The distance between Salt Lake City and San Diego is 1009 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, and American Airlines. Salt Lake City and San Diego have 215 direct flights per week.

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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Alaska AirlinesASAASYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
American AirlinesAALAAYesNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Salt Lake City to San Diego?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Salt Lake City and San Diego takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Salt Lake City and San Diego?
The flight distance between Salt Lake City and San Diego is 1009 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Salt Lake City and San Diego?
Several carriers operate flights between Salt Lake City and San Diego. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Alaska Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Salt Lake City?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Salt Lake City and Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Atlanta, Austin, Washington, D.C., Houston, Dallas, Minneapolis, Orlando, Phoenix, Mexico City, New Orleans, Seattle, Miami, Paris, London, Guadalajara, Fort Lauderdale, Philadelphia.
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., Atlanta, Raleigh, Chicago, Orlando, San Antonio, Detroit, Dallas, St. Louis, Cleveland, Minneapolis, London.
What airports are near Salt Lake City?
The main airport in Salt Lake City is Salt Lake City International. It is also served by Salt Lake City International, Provo Municipal, Ogden-Hinckley, Pocatello 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, John Wayne, Tijuana International, Hollywood Burbank, Mexicali International, Palm Springs International, Long Beach, Imperial County, Yuma International.
What buses and trains depart from Salt Lake City?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Salt Lake City, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Salt Lake City and San Diego?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Salt Lake City and San Diego thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Salt Lake City and San Diego can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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