Driving from Las Vegas to San Diego

Sure, there’s an expansive desert encompassing the Las Vegas area, but deserts aren’t desolate wastelands. They are some of the most vibrant and visually stunning landscapes to explore. While there are a few different routes you can cruise along, the drive from Las Vegas to San Diego offers plenty to do and see. The journey is around 330 to 400 miles and will take you approximately five to six hours to complete, contingent on the route you decide and activities planned. If you're starting out in The Entertainment Capital of the World and heading to San Diego, consider exploring a few of these interesting stops along the way. Be prepared for the open road by visiting our checklist of road trip essentials.

Drive time from Las Vegas to San Diego: approximately 5 hours
Distance from Las Vegas to San Diego: approximately 330 miles
Best car for this road trip: Convertible


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