Travel to Old Town

Old Town San Diego is centrally located and close to major freeways and public transit. Our neighborhood has quick access to the Beaches, Downtown, and Mission Valley.

Old Town Transit Center serves San Diego MTS Blue & Green Line Trolleys and local bus lines; North County Transit Coaster commuter trains; Amtrak Pacific Surfliner trains; UCSD "Campus to Hillcrest" shuttle; USD "Campus to Old Town" shuttle; San Diego International Airport "Flyer" shuttle; and Taxis for hire.

Explore Old Town by Bike

Explore the historic charm of Old Town San Diego on two wheels! 🚲 With bike-friendly paths, scenic trails, and flat terrain, it's an eco-friendly and fun way to see the sights. Rent a bike or bring your own and park securely while you visit landmarks and attractions. Get tips and maps at the Visitors Center and see Old Town from a whole new perspective! Learn More.

Driving Directions

Interstate 5

Southbound Take "Old Town Avenue" exit 19. Turn left onto San Diego Avenue.

Northbound Take "Old Town Avenue" exit 19. Drive to Old Town Avenue and turn right.

Interstate 8

Westbound Take the "Taylor Street / Hotel Cicle" exit 3. Merge onto Taylor Street. Continue on Taylor Street to Juan Street.