Is it easy to get around in the San Diego area?

San Diego has plenty of transportation options. If you own a car, you’ll be pleased to know that traffic in this area isn’t as bad as it is in many large cities. There are six state highways and four interstate freeways here that help keep things moving. Mass transit options are also plentiful here. The trolley system runs over 50 miles through the city. Apartments in downtown San Diego are well served by this option alone—but there are others. Rail service includes Amtrak and the "Coaster" commuter trains.

For those who need more options, there is also a bus system that traverses 635 miles with 29 routes. This means that no matter where you want to go in the region, your needs are well covered. For those who need more travel options, San Diego International Airport can take you pretty much wherever you want to go. The airport handles 36,500 passengers each day. Getting around in the downtown San Diego area is easy, and there are options for every taste and budget. The only other decision you’ll need to make is where you want to go.

Category: City Guides, San Diego County