The San Diego County Regional Airport Authority (SDCRAA) has continued to improve public transit to the Airport. An update to the 2010 Airport Transit Plan analyzed and evaluated potential Airport passengers and employees traveling to and from San Diego International Airport. The SDCRAA has gathered input by providing Transit Committee meetings and website updates. The Airport Transit Plan contains several Recommended Transit Improvements.
An Airport Transit Committee (Committee) was organized by the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority (SDCRAA) in 2005 to identify potential enhancements to the transit and transportation system serving San Diego International Airport. The Committee is comprised of regional transportation agencies and meets periodically to discuss both transit and road access to San Diego International Airport. The Committee is led by the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority and includes transit/transportation planning staff from the:
The overall project objectives of the Airport Transit Plan are to:
The update to the Airport Transit Plan was prepared by the transit consulting firm of Nelson/Nygaard and was funded by the Caltrans Transportation Planning Grant Program. The Airport Transit Plan recommends specific transit improvements to enhance access to San Diego￼ International Airport and identifies four potential programs to improve public transit ridership for airport employees and passengers:
Transit ticket machines are now available in Terminals 1 & 2. Way finding signage and Trolley to Terminal bus shelter are vibrantly labeled with blue and green iconography.