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There are 5 ways to get from Chihuahua to El Fuerte by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus, taxi  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Ciudad Cuauhtémoc
  2. Take the bus from Cuauhtémoc to Témoris
  3. Take a taxi from Témoris to El Fuerte

$157 - $182

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Train  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Chihuahua Train Station to El Fuerte Chihuahua-Mochis / First Class / ...

$82 - $173

3 alternative options

Drive  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Chihuahua to El Fuerte 543 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Los Mochis, Chepe Regional  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Chihuahua (CUU) to Los Mochis (LMM) CUU - LMM
  2. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$99 - $327

Fly to Culiacan, bus, Chepe Regional  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Chihuahua (CUU) to Culiacan (CUL) CUU - CUL
  2. Take the bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$164 - $384

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chihuahua to El Fuerte is to drive which costs $1400 - $2100 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chihuahua to El Fuerte is to fly and bus and Chepe Regional which costs $3100 - $7500 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The distance between Chihuahua and El Fuerte is 351 km. The road distance is 868.8 km.

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The best way to get from Chihuahua to El Fuerte without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 15 h 43 min and costs $3000 - $3500.

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It takes approximately 15 h 43 min to get from Chihuahua to El Fuerte, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chihuahua Airport to Los Mochis Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chihuahua to El Fuerte is 869 km. It takes approximately 12 h 15 min to drive from Chihuahua to El Fuerte.

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Viva Aerobus, Interjet, Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Chihuahua Airport to Los Mochis Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in El Fuerte. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chihuahua to Chihuahua Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $65 - $85.

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Map of how to get from Chihuahua to El Fuerte.
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  • Distance: 219.2 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 43 min

What companies run services between Chihuahua, Mexico and El Fuerte, Sinaloa, Mexico?

Chepe operates a train from Chihuahua to El Fuerte 4 times a day. Tickets cost $80 - $170 and the journey takes 12 h 23 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Chihuahua to Los Mochis via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 7 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Chihuahua to Los Mochis via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Chihuahua to Los Mochis via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Flights from Chihuahua to Los Mochis via Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
13 h 2 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
TAR Aerolineas
Website
tarmexico.com
Flights from Chihuahua to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Train operators
Chepe
Phone
01 (614) 439-7211 • 01 (614) 439-7212 • 01 800 122-4373
Email
chepe@ferromex.mx
Website
chepe.com.mx
Train from Chihuahua Train Station to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
12 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Schedules at
chepe.com.mx
2nd Class
$81
1st Class
$135
Train from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
chepe.com.mx
2nd Class
$12
1st Class
$20
Bus operators
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Ciudad Cuauhtémoc
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Autotransportes Turísticos del Noroeste
Phone
+52 (614) 411-5783
Email
ventas@turisticosnoroeste.com
Website
turisticosnoroeste.com
Bus from Cuauhtémoc to Témoris
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
turisticosnoroeste.com
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
(604) 952 0138
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $25
Regular Price
$21
Internet Discount
$18
Other operators
Taxi from Témoris to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Estimated price
$110 - $130

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