The new Electric FLYER shuttle is now available.
Brought to the San Diego area via the San Diego International Airport the “Flyer” is a free transit service to Old Town. The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority is proud to introduce the “San Diego Flyer,” a free to customers electric shuttle bus service between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Old Town Transit Center.
The electric shuttle buses will operate seven days a week, with an average arrival every 20-30 minutes. Pick up and drop-offs are timed to meet the first and last Trolley. Coasters, Amtrak trains, and MTS busses with the first pick up at 4:45 a.m. and the last pick up/drop off at 12:30 a.m.
When It Operates:
The service will operate seven days a week, with an average arrival every 20-30 minutes. According to Kimberly Becker, airport authority president and CEO, “The San Diego Flyer will provide a seamless connection between the airport and the Old Town Transit Center, ensuring passengers have an efficient way to get to the airport”. Becker says, “This is one of the many ways the Airport Authority is working to improve passenger access to SAN, and we hope passengers coming or going from the airport will take advantage of this complimentary service.”
What It Looks Like:
The San Diego Flyer buses are light orange with plane icons and the word “Flyer” across the side, and include the airport logo. Currently, the buses stop at Old Town Transit Center, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Passengers can be picked up and dropped off at transportation islands at each terminal. The airport authority will assess stops and intervals of service and make adjustments as need be. The service will be provided on six 2019 Endera E-450 electric vehicle shuttles equipped with air conditioning, luggage racks and ramps.
So if you need a ride to the airport and back from the Old Town Transit Center, be sure to put the free new service on your list of transportation options. Inquire at the front desk for more information. For more information on this service please visit the San Diego PORT Authority Website.