Travel Info

Getting to the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego from the Airport:

San Diego Airport (SAN)
3225 N Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101

From San Diego Airport - have several options to get to the Hard Rock San Diego Hotel from the airport:

  • Airport Cab Service (meter rate)
  • Public Transportation
  • Cloud 9 Shuttle (available at an additional fee)

Taxi Service:
Many companies provide 24-hour taxicab service at San Diego International Airport. If you need a taxi, simply follow the signs leading to the Transportation Plazas. A Transportation Coordinator will place you with the first available taxi, unless you specify a particular taxicab company.

AMTRAK & Coaster
Travelers headed to and from San Diego International Airport can connect with Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner and the COASTER at Amtrak's Santa Fe Depot train station downtown by using Metropolitan Transit System Route 992, which operates between 5:00 a.m. and 11:30 p.m., every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends and holidays. For additional information on connecting transit, fares, personalized travel planning and disabled services, call 800.COASTER (800.262.7837) or visit

City Bus

City Bus Public transit is available to and from the Airport and downtown San Diego on the Metropolitan Transit System's Route 992, which stops at Terminals 1 and 2, and operates between 5:00 a.m. and 11:30 p.m., every 15 minutes on weekdays and every 30 minutes on weekends and holidays. This frequent bus service connects with Trolley, COASTER and Amtrak stations and is wheelchair accessible.

Trolley Service

Passengers can also access the Green Line by taking the Trolley → Terminal shuttle service. The service is available from the transit islands at Terminals 1 and 2. The shuttle drops passengers off on the north end of the airport, just one block from the Middletown Station.

For those passengers wishing to catch the Trolley → Terminal shuttle from the Midtown Station, they should proceed one block Southwest on W. Palm Street and across Pacific Highway toward the airport property. A blue shuttle stop is located on Admiral Boland Way. Blue Economy Lot shuttles, marked with the Trolley → Terminal logo, stop there on regular intervals (typically less than 15 minutes apart).

Shuttle Service:

For an additional cost you can schedule a Cloud 9 shuttle to take you from the airport to the Hard Rock San Diego Hotel. Visit the Cloud 9 website for more information.