Directions To San Diego Intl Airport

Getting to San Diego International Airport is fairly easy. Interstate 5, as well as state route 163, Interstate 8, and Interstate 15 all serve the San Diego International Airport. There is also 1 option of public transportation available.

Interstate 5
If you are traveling Northbound on Interstate 5 then you will need to take the San Diego Airport, or the Hawthorn Street, exit. Once you get to North Harbor Drive you will need to make a right hand turn. Once this is done, you should the commuter terminals roughly 1 mile ahead of you. If you pass these then you will reach terminals 1 and 2.

If you are traveling Southbound on Interstate 5 then you will want to take the San Diego Airport, or the Sassafras Street, exit. You will then be on Kettner Boulevard. Once you get to Sassafras Street, turn right. Proceed to the intersection of Sassafras and Pacific Highway and turn left. You will then need to make a right turn onto Laurel Street. This will put you on the path to the commuter terminals, as well as terminals 1 and 2.

State Route 163
If you are traveling along on State Route 163 Southbound then you will need to merge onto Interstate 5 North and then follow the same directions above.

Interstate 8
If you are traveling on Interstate 8 and you want to reach the San Diego Airport then merge onto either State Route 163 or merge onto Interstate 5 Southbound. You will then be able to follow the directions listed above to reach your destination.

Interstate 15
If you plan on using Interstate 15 and you are north of Sate Route 163 then take the State Route 163 south and follow the directions above for State Route 163.

If you are South of State Route 163 then take Interstate 8 to the west and then follow the directions for Interstate 8.

Public Transportation
Public Transportation can be a huge help when trying to get to the San Diego International Airport. The only public transportation that is available to get to the San Diego International Airport is the Flyer Route No. 992. It carries passengers between Downtown San Diego and the airport. The bus ride is only about 10 minutes long. It is also wheelchair accessible.