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Recommended option

Bus Tufesa  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, CA to Tijuana International Airport

$16 - $55

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1429 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca 9465

$46 - $134

Bus, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1429 / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$56 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) 253.4 miles

$24 - $40

Fly from Bakersfield  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to San Diego (SAN) BFL - SAN

$143 - $589

Bus to Los Angeles, fly, tram, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  3. Take the tram from America Plaza Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
  4. Take the bus from San Ysidro Transit Center to Tijuana Airport

$143 - $451

Bus to Fresno, fly  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to San Diego (SAN) FAT - SAN

$120 - $415

What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Tijuana Airport (TIJ), Mexico?

Tufesa operates a bus from Bakersfield to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Bakersfield to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bakersfield to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Bakersfield to San Diego via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bakersfield to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bakersfield to San Diego via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bakersfield to San Diego via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Fresno to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from America Plaza Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to Tijuana International Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$16 - $24
Platinum
$25 - $35
Ejecutivo
$27 - $40
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Ysidro Transit Center to Tijuana Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bakersfield and Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is 366 km. The road distance is 405 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bakersfield to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Bakersfield to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is to drive which takes 4 h 22 min and costs $24 - $40.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bakersfield, CA and arriving at Tijuana International Airport. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

The bus from Bakersfield, CA to Tijuana International Airport takes 6 h 20 min including transfers and departs three times a day.