San Diego airport (SAN)

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San Diego airport (SAN)

San Diego International Airport, opened on August 16, 1928, is the third largest in California and one of the busiest in the country. It operates with domestic flights (including Hawaii) and some international destinations in Mexico, Canada, Europe and Japan.

Official Website: san.org
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals 1 and 2. Open 24 hours a day. A free shuttle service (Airport Loop) transports passengers between the terminals around the clock.
Annual passenger traffic: 22.2 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +1 619 400 2400 / 2404. Information desks in the baggage reclaim area of both terminals (Tel +1 619 400 2261-2264). Throughout the enclosure you can also find volunteers in blue uniforms.

Location

The airport is located 3 km (2 miles) northwest from San Diego city centre.

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Car Rental Companies

The enclosure has a separate facility, the Rental Car Center, to the north of the terminals, connected through courtesy shuttles.

Advantage/E-Z (Tel +1 800 777 5500 - 5:00 am to 0:00 am)
Alamo (Tel +1 800 462 5266 - 4:00 am to 0:00 am)
Avis (Tel +1 619 688 5000 / 800 633 3469 - 24 hours a day)
Budget (Tel +1 619 294 5921 / 800 527 0700 - 24 hours a day)
Dollar (Tel +1 800 800 4000 - 24 hours a day)
Economy Rent A Car (Tel +1 877 247 3362)
Enterprise (Tel +1 619 294 3313 / 855 266 9289 - 4:00 am to 0:00 am)
Fox (Tel +1 619 432 0620 / 855 571 8410 - 4:00 am to 0:30 am)
Green Motion (Tel +1 877 247 3362 - 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Hertz (Tel +1 619 767 5700 / 800 654 3131 - 24 hours a day)
National (Tel +1 800 227 7368 - 24 hours a day)
Payless (Tel +1 619 296 4966 / 800 729 5377 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +1 858 764 9338 - 6:30 am to 0:00 am)
Thrifty (Tel +1 800 847 4389 - 24 hours a day)
ZipCar (Tel +1 866 494 7227)

You can also request vehicles from the following companies:

A-1 (Tel +1 619 226 4444)
Airport Van Rental (Tel +1 619 450 1101 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm)
Mex (Tel +1 619 255 9094 - 7:00 am to 8:00 pm)
Pacific (Tel +1 619 233 3366 - weekdays from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Silvercar (Tel +1 619 210 2286 - 5:00 am to 11:00 pm)

 

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Parking services at San Diego airport (SAN)

The enclosure has several parking options for short and long stays, with security staff around the clock. Valet parking service in front of the terminals. In addition, there is a passenger pick-up zone (Cell Phone Lot) which is free for 60 minutes. Rates

Terminal Lots 1 & 2 - Opposite the terminals, for short and long terms, with charging stations for electric vehicles.
Terminal 2 Parking Plaza - Covered spaces connected to Terminal 2.
Long Term Lot Harbor Drive - Complimentary shuttle service to the terminals.

 

Services for passengers with special needs

Facilities include adapted telephones and toilets, courtesy carts, reserved parking spaces, elevators. Buses operating inside and outside the airport are accessible for passengers with reduced mobility.