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There are 5 ways to get from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada by plane, bus or car

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Fly San Jose Cabo to Tijuana, Tijuana Airport to Ensenada  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from San Jose Cabo (SJD) to Tijuana (TIJ) SJD - TIJ
  2. Take the Tijuana Airport to Ensenada from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada

$84 - $408

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Bus to La Paz, fly to Tijuana, Tijuana Airport to Ensenada  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LAP) to Tijuana (TIJ) LAP - TIJ
  3. Take the Tijuana Airport to Ensenada from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada

$98 - $291

Fly San Jose Cabo to San Diego, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Fly from San Jose Cabo (SJD) to San Diego (SAN) SJD - SAN
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Ensenada

$139 - $418

Bus  •  25 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada

$90 - $130

Drive  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada 954.4 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada is to bus which costs $1700 - $2500 and takes 25 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada is to fly and Tijuana Airport to Ensenada which costs $1600 - $8000 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cabo San Lucas and arriving at Ensenada. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 h 42 min.

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The distance between Cabo San Lucas and Ensenada is 1196 km. The road distance is 1527 km.

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The best way to get from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 42 min and costs $1700 - $2500.

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It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada, including transfers.

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Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada bus services, operated by ABC, depart from Cabo San Lucas station.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Cabo Airport to Tijuana Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 18 min.

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Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada bus services, operated by ABC, arrive at Ensenada station.

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Ensenada is 1 h behind Cabo San Lucas. It is currently 6:24 AM in Cabo San Lucas and 5:24 AM in Ensenada.

Map of how to get from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada.
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  • Distance: 747.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 48 min

What companies run services between Cabo San Lucas, Mexico and Ensenada, Mexico?

ABC operates a bus from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 25 h 42 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from La Paz to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Jose Cabo to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
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reservamos.mx
Bus from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
25 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
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reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada is 1527 km. It takes approximately 22 h 41 min to drive from Cabo San Lucas to Ensenada.

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Volaris offers flights from San Jose Cabo Airport to Tijuana Airport.

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There are 206+ hotels available in Ensenada. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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