San Bernardino travel guide

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You're Going to Love San Bernardino

With a population of 209,924, San Bernardino is a must-see destination in California, United States. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything San Bernardino has to offer.

Where to Eat in San Bernardino

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Cutting Board Restaurant & Bar (285 E. Hospitality Lane) and Black Angus Steakhouse - San Bernardino (290 E. Hospitality Lane) are great picks.

When to visit San Bernardino

San Bernardino in May
Estimated hotel price
C$ 154
1 night at 3-star hotel
San Bernardino in May
Estimated hotel price
C$ 154
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to San Bernardino in July, when the average temperature is 25 °C, and the highest can go up to 36 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 4 °C, with an average temperature of 11 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in February, when precipitation is around 83 mm. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in San Bernardino, with an average rainfall of 1 mm.

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How to Get to San Bernardino

Plane

When flying to San Bernardino, you’ll arrive at San Bernardino Int (SBD), which is located 3 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to San Bernardino from Canada departs from Vancouver and takes around 2h 51m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to San Bernardino. The train journey from San Bernardino to Fullerton takes 0h 39m and costs around C$ 19 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Anaheim, expect to pay about C$ 22 for a 0h 44m trip. The train station in San Bernardino is called San Bernardino, and is located 1.2 miles from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to San Bernardino is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 59 miles from San Bernardino. You’ll find branches of Ace and Thrifty, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to San Bernardino, including LuxXpress, FlixBus and Greyhound. From Santa Barbara, the bus ride to San Bernardino takes 120 miles and will cost you around C$ 90. From Bakersfield, the ticket costs about C$ 49 for a journey of 125 miles. The most popular bus station is San Bernardino Transit Center, located 0.6 miles from downtown San Bernardino. San Bernardino 596 N G St is also a commonly used station, and is 0.6 miles from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to San Bernardino, you’ll arrive at San Bernardino Int (SBD), which is located 3 miles from the city centre The shortest flight to San Bernardino from Canada departs from Vancouver and takes around 2h 51m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to San Bernardino. The train journey from San Bernardino to Fullerton takes 0h 39m and costs around C$ 19 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Anaheim, expect to pay about C$ 22 for a 0h 44m trip. The train station in San Bernardino is called San Bernardino, and is located 1.2 miles from the city centre.

Car

Another option to get to San Bernardino is to pick up a car rental from Los Angeles, which is about 59 miles from San Bernardino. You’ll find branches of Ace and Thrifty, among others, in Los Angeles.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to San Bernardino, including LuxXpress, FlixBus and Greyhound. From Santa Barbara, the bus ride to San Bernardino takes 120 miles and will cost you around C$ 90. From Bakersfield, the ticket costs about C$ 49 for a journey of 125 miles. The most popular bus station is San Bernardino Transit Center, located 0.6 miles from downtown San Bernardino. San Bernardino 596 N G St is also a commonly used station, and is 0.6 miles from the city centre.

Airports near San Bernardino

Airlines serving San Bernardino

Lufthansa
Good (4,703 reviews)
KLM
Good (832 reviews)
SWISS
Good (961 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,678 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,550 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,612 reviews)
Air France
Good (984 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,112 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,980 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,404 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,073 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (840 reviews)
LOT
Good (686 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (932 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (791 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,179 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,820 reviews)
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Where to stay in San Bernardino

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham San Bernardino and Hampton Inn & Suites San Bernardino.

Where to stay in popular areas of San Bernardino

Most booked hotels in San Bernardino

Ayres Hotel Redlands
3 stars
Excellent (8.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 175+
Dynasty Suites Redlands
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
C$ 147+
Hilton Garden Inn San Bernardino
3 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
C$ 159+
DoubleTree by Hilton San Bernardino
4 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 166+
Hampton Inn & Suites San Bernardino
2 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 156+
Homewood Suites by Hilton San Bernardino
3 stars
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
C$ 178+

Renting a car in San Bernardino

Expect to pay C$ 1.36 per litre in San Bernardino (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.29 and C$ 21.72. Intermediate (Nissan Sentra or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in San Bernardino, while also 41% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay C$ 1.36 per litre in San Bernardino (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.29 and C$ 21.72. Intermediate (Nissan Sentra or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in San Bernardino, while also 41% cheaper than other types, on average.