Ground Transportation and Amtrak

San Diego International Airport (SAN) is located about three miles from downtown San Diego. Prices below are subject to change.

  • Shuttle bus: SuperShuttle offers 24-hour pick-ups to and from the airport. Fare is $8 per person one way. Save 10 percent off the first-person fare by using code KVUNV. Reservations can be made online at or by calling 800-974-8885.
  • Public transit: The only available public transit option from the San Diego airport to the Hilton San Diego Bayfront is the Route 922 Metro bus. Get off at the 5th Avenue stop and walk about 5-10 minutes south to the hotel.
  • Taxi: Fare between the airport and the Hilton San Diego Bayfront is estimated to be $18-$24.
  • On-site parking: For those driving to the convention or renting vehicles, parking at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront is available for $30/day.

Amtrak is offering a 10 percent discount off the best available rail fare to San Diego between April 07 – April 16.  Sorry, but this fare cannot be booked online. To make a reservation, call Amtrak at 1-800-872-7245.

Refer to Convention Fare Code X48S-990 when making a reservation.  This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service.  Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts.  Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.