There are 3 ways to get from California to La Paz by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to La Paz (LAP) TIJ - LAP

$86 - $308

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to La Paz

$126 - $207

Drive  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to La Paz 1064.7 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from California to La Paz is to fly which costs $85 - $310 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from California to La Paz is to fly which costs $85 - $310 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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The distance between California and La Paz is 1008 miles. The road distance is 1064.7 miles.

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The best way to get from California to La Paz without a car is to train and bus which takes 29 h 23 min and costs $120 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from California to La Paz, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tijuana Airport to La Paz Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 3 min.

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La Paz is 1 h ahead of California. It is currently 9:06 PM in California and 10:06 PM in La Paz.

Yes, the driving distance between California to La Paz is 1065 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 22 min to drive from California to La Paz.

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Volaris and Aereo Calafia offer flights from Tijuana Airport to La Paz Airport.

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There are 138+ hotels available in La Paz. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 1008 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between California, USA and La Paz, Mexico?

Volaris and Aereo Calafia fly from San Diego to La Paz twice daily.

Airlines
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 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
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx

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