San Diego International Airport

Conveniently located just ten minutes from downtown San Diego, the San Diego International Airport is serviced by 22 major and commuter airlines. Flying into San Diego, visitors get a bird’s eye view of Balboa Park, downtown and the San Diego Bay on their descent down to San Diego International Airport. The airport terminals are easy to navigate and getting through customs is quick and efficient.  The airport design makes it easy to disembark and collect luggage.  There are plenty of taxis and shuttles that service travelers at each terminal, providing efficient and convenient service to get you from the airport to where you’re going. Wyndham San Diego Bayside offers FREE AIRPORT SHUTTLE SERVICE every half hour from 5AM until midnight.

San Diego Car Rentals

Exploring San Diego by car is the most convenient way of getting around to all corners of the region. The freeway system is easy to navigate and the traffic is manageable other than typical work-day rush hour. If you’re looking to rent a car while in San Diego, the centrally-located airport is served by all major car rental agencies, and reservation boards with courtesy phones are located near the baggage claim areas of Terminals 1 and 2. Shuttles regularly circle in and out of the airport to car rental outposts spotted near and around the airport, many of them on Harbor Drive and near the Commuter Terminal. And many of the car rental companies also provide convenient pick-up services at many of the San Diego hotels. Just be sure to make reservations and arrangements ahead of time, or ask for help from the hotel concierge services when you check into your hotel.





San Diego Public Transportation

San Diego offers many modes of public transportation providing travelers with economical and eco-friendly options to explore the region. From the trolley, the coaster trains and buses, to pedicabs and carriages that can take you around downtown, taking San Diego’s public transportation can be a fun experience in and of itself.

Shuttles & Taxi Services

San Diego shuttles and taxi services are a convenient way to navigate the city and are ideal for airport pick-ups and drop-offs, as well as going to and from the convention center and cruise ship terminal. There are also local shuttle companies that offer sightseeing tours, daily excursions, and transportation for weddings and private parties. Shuttle and taxi service from the airport is available at the transportation plazas across from the San Diego Airport Terminals 1 and 2, and curbside from the Commuter Terminal.

Coronado Ferry and San Diego Water Taxi

 The coastal location of San Diego makes for exploring the region by waterways a fun and refreshing change. There is a ferry and water taxi that take you from San Diego Harbor, to surrounding areas like Coronado, Harbor Island and Shelter Island.