There are 9 ways to get from California to Zacatecas by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Tijuana to Zacatecas  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Zacatecas (ZCL) TIJ - ZCL

$200 - $1,060

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  41 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas Omnibus

$97 - $247

7 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to Zacatecas  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Zacatecas (ZCL) LAX - ZCL

$215 - $820

Fly Tijuana to Aguascalientes, bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Aguascalientes (AGU) TIJ - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$114 - $248

Fly Los Angeles to Aguascalientes, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Aguascalientes (AGU) LAX - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$194 - $469

Fly San Jose to Zacatecas  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Zacatecas (ZCL) SJC - ZCL

$253 - $866

Train, bus  •  32 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
  3. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas

$165 - $411

Bus TAP Royal International  •  44 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas

$239 - $252

Drive  •  26 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Zacatecas 1461.8 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from California to Zacatecas is to bus which costs $95 - $250 and takes 41 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from California to Zacatecas is to fly which takes 5 h 48 min and costs $200 - $1,100.

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The distance between California and Zacatecas is 2193 km. The road distance is 2339 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from California to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from California to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles and arriving at Zacatecas via Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 21 min.

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What companies run services between California, USA and Zacatecas, Mexico?

Volaris flies from San Diego to Zacatecas 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Zacatecas via Guadalajara in around 41 h 21 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Tijuana to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $330
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Tijuana to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $21
Full Fare
$10 - $15
Regular Price
$12
Internet Discount
$11
Bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$23 - $35
Full Fare
$25 - $35
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$13 - $19
Ejecutivo
$13 - $14
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$17 - $26
Primera Select
$26 - $35
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$80 - $120
Platinum
$120 - $160
Ejecutivo
$140 - $200
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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