What is the best route from San Diego to Phoenix?
I’m planning to visit some buddies in Phoenix, but I don’t know which road to take. I’ve heard that I-8 is fast and I-10 is beautiful, but I’m not sure the extra time makes up for the view. Which route is the best option for me to take from San Diego to Phoenix?
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- Drive time: 5 hours 30 minutes
- Take I-8 east out of San Diego
- Continue for about 5 hours
- Exit onto Highway 84 North
- Continue until you hit Phoenix.
- Drive time: 6 hours 30 minutes
- Take Highway 15 North out of San Diego
- Continue for about 1 hour
- Merge onto I-10 East
- Continue until you hit Phoenix