California Highway 75

November 17, 2002 - Philip J. Erdelsky, pje@efgh.com

California Highway 75 begins at an interchange with Interstate Highway 5 south of Chula Vista. It runs west through Imperial Beach and north along the Silver Strand to Coronado. It then crosses the Coronado Bridge and ends at another interchange with Interstate Highway 5.

California Highway 75 is a scenic route, especially along the Silver Strand and the Coronado Bridge.

The following table lists the major intersections and landmarks on California Highway 75.

miles from south end left (for northbound traveler) control right (for northbound traveler) remarks
0.0Interstate Highway 5interchangeInterstate Highway 5 
0.3Saturn Blvdtraffic lightSaturn Blvd 
1.013th Sttraffic light13th St 
1.2Florida Sttraffic lightFlorida St 
1.59th Sttraffic light9th St 
1.77th St, Palm Avetraffic lights7th St 
3.0  South Bay Marine Biology Study Areaaccessible only from northbound lanes
4.9Silver Strand State Beachtraffic light (northbound) interchange (southboundCoronado Cays Blvd 
5.2 traffic lightCoronado Bay Rd 
6.6 traffic lightLeyte Rd 
6.9  Fiddlers Cove Marina 
8.5  Naval Amphibious Base Entranceaccessible only from frontage road
9.0Avenida de las Arenastraffic lightStrand Way 
9.4 traffic lightPomona Ave 
9.5R H Dana Placetraffic lightAdella Ave 
9.810th Sttraffic light10th St 
10.08th Sttraffic light8th St 
10.26th Sttraffic light6th St 
10.5California Highway 282, 4th Sttraffic lightCalifornia Highway 75 NORTH, 4th Stsee note below
12.8Interstate Highway 5 NORTHinterchangeInterstate Highway 5 SOUTH, National Ave 

Note: Northbound California Highway 75 turns right onto 4th St., which is one-way. Southbound California Highway 75 runs along 3rd St., which is parallel to 4th St. and one-way in the opposite direction.