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There are 11 ways to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato by plane, car, bus, train or taxi

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Fly from Charlottesville  •  9h 14m

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) CHO - BJX

Cheapest option

Bus via Nuevo Laredo  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville to Dallas
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to Nuevo Laredo
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Guanajuato

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Drive to Staunton, fly  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Staunton
  2. Fly from Staunton (SHD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) SHD - BJX

Bus to Washington Dulles, fly  •  13h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, VA to Washington Dulles Airport
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) IAD - BJX

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  12h 57m

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville to Alexandria
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) DCA - BJX

Bus to Richmond, fly  •  14h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) RIC - BJX

Bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville to Dallas
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to San Juan de los Lagos
  3. Take the bus from San Juan de los Lagos to León
  4. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Bus via San Luis Potosí  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville to Dallas
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to San Luis Potosí
  3. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to León
  4. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Bus via San Luis Potosí #2  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville to Dallas
  2. Take the bus from Dallas to San Luis Potosí
  3. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to León
  4. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to Monterrey
  4. Take the bus from Monterrey to San Miguel
  5. Take a taxi from San Miguel to Guanajuato

Drive  •  36h 46m

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Guanajuato 3556.7 km

Charlottesville (CHO) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) flights

The flight time between Charlottesville (CHO) and Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) is around 10h 45m and covers a distance of around 2917 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 2m. Services are operated by United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and others. Typically 59 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

59 Weekly Planes
10h 45m Average Duration
$6555 Cheapest Price
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Yes, entry into Mexico is currently allowed from United States.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Guanajuato is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Guanajuato is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Guanajuato is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 911.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Mexico.

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Last updated: 17 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato is to bus via Nuevo Laredo which costs $200 - $320 and takes 2 days 4h.

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The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato is to fly which costs $390 - $850 and takes 9h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville and arriving at Guanajuato via Dallas, San Juan de los Lagos and León. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2h.

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It is 2890 km from Charlottesville to Guanajuato. It is approximately 3556.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 2h and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 14m to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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Charlottesville to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlottesville station.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato is to fly which takes 9h 14m and costs $390 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 2h.

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There is no direct flight from Charlottesville Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 18m and has one stopover.

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Charlottesville to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Unebus, arrive at Guanajuato station.

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Map of how to get from Charlottesville to Guanajuato.
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  • Distance: 2889.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 14m

What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Guanajuato, Mexico?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Charlottesville to Guanajuato every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlottesville to Guanajuato via Dallas, Dallas, San Juan de los Lagos, and León in around 2 days 2h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Leon/Guanajuato via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6500 - $25000
Flights from Charlottesville to Leon/Guanajuato via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14h 4m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$7000 - $26000
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6000 - $23000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5000 - $18000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5000 - $19000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Nashville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5000 - $19000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Indianapolis, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 21m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$5000 - $20000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Louisville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$5000 - $19000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Huntsville, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5000 - $19000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Raleigh/Durham, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 6m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$5000 - $20000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Wilmington, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $20000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6000 - $22000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6000 - $22000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via New York La Guardia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$6500 - $24000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$6000 - $23000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6500 - $23000
Flights from Charlottesville to Leon/Guanajuato via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6500 - $22000
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
16h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $20000
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 52m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $21000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4900 - $17000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$5000 - $18000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Leon/Guanajuato via Orlando, Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $18000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5000 - $17000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$5500 - $18000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6000 - $20000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$5500 - $19000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Newark, Houston
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$6000 - $21000
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Leon/Guanajuato via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $16000
Flights from Richmond to Leon/Guanajuato via Atlanta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$6000 - $14000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Lewisburg, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$5000 - $16000
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17h 33m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8500 - $25000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 29m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$4600 - $16000
Flights from Staunton to Leon/Guanajuato via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$4500 - $15000
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$550 - $800
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Premium
$3800 - $5500
Flexi Coach Seat
$850 - $1300
Business Seat
$850 - $1200
Train from Charlottesville to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2000 - $2900
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$2000 - $2900
Premium
$6500 - $9500
Flexi Coach Seat
$4200 - $6500
Business Seat
$4500 - $6500
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1300 - $1900
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$1300 - $1900
Premium
$5000 - $7500
Flexi Coach Seat
$2500 - $3700
Business Seat
$2600 - $3800
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$310 - $1800
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$310 - $950
Reserved Coach Seat
$550 - $1800
Business Class Seat
$1000 - $2400
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Charlottesville, VA to Washington Dulles Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$440 - $600
Book at
megabus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Amtrak
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville to Dallas
Ave. Duration
27h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2400 - $3400
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$2400 - $3400
Flexible
$3500 - $5000
Bus from Dallas to Nuevo Laredo
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$950 - $1300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$950 - $1300
Flexible
$1500 - $2200
Omnibus Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
Phone
800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
Bus from Dallas to San Juan de los Lagos
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2755
Schedules at
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
Omnibus de Mexico
Phone
+52 800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$550 - $1700
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Child & Senior discount
$550 - $850
Regular
$1100 - $1700
Bus from San Luis Potosí to León
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Child & Senior discount
$160 - $240
Regular
$330 - $480
Grupo Senda
Phone
+1 800 980 1308 ; +52 800 881 8181
Email
atencionaclientes@gruposenda.com
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Dallas to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1900 - $4100
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$1900 - $4100
Primera
$2700 - $3800
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to León
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Turimex
Phone
1 800 980 1308 / +52 800 881 8181
Email
atencionacliente@gruposenda.com
Website
turimex.com
Bus from Dallas to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2595
Schedules at
turimex.com
Bus from San Antonio to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
turimex.com
Transportes Frontera
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
transportesfrontera.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to San Miguel
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$450
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from San Miguel to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Estimated price
$2000 - $2400

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Guanajuato is 1h behind Charlottesville. It is currently 1:57 AM in Charlottesville and 12:57 AM in Guanajuato.

Yes, the driving distance between Charlottesville to Guanajuato is 3557 km. It takes approximately 36h 46m to drive from Charlottesville to Guanajuato.

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Aeroméxico, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Charlottesville Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Guanajuato. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Charlottesville Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $30 - $45.

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