Driving from LA to San Diego

The drive from Los Angeles to San Diego takes you down Interstate 5 and the Pacific Coast Highway, along some of the most beautiful coastlines in the United States. Why view the Pacific Ocean from the car, though, when you could stop at a few scenic spots along the way? Rent a convertible from a neighborhood Enterprise branch, or the airport if your flying into town, and hit the road as you take this laid-back road trip from Los Angeles to San Diego. Be prepared for the open road by visiting our checklist of road trip essentials.

Drive time from Los Angeles to San Diego: approximately 3 hours
Distance from Los Angeles to San Diego: approximately 150 miles
Best car for this road trip: Convertible


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