The driving time from Seattle, Washington to San Diego, California is:

18 hours, 47 minutes

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Driving time from Seattle, WA to San Diego, CA

How long is the drive from Seattle, WA to San Diego, CA? The total driving time is 18 hours, 47 minutes.

Your trip begins in Seattle, Washington. It ends in San Diego, California.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from Seattle, WA to San Diego, CA.

You can also calculate the cost to drive from Seattle, WA to San Diego, CA based on current local gas prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between Seattle, WA and San Diego, CA.

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Seattle, Washington

City: Seattle
State: Washington
Country: United States
Category: cities

San Diego, California

City: San Diego
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

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