There are 7 ways to get from Dana Point to Culiacán by train, plane, bus 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

Train to Tijuana, fly  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Culiacan (CUL) TIJ - CUL

$97 - $464

Cheapest option

Train, bus TAP  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Culiacán

$87 - $242

5 alternative options

Train, bus to Mexicali, fly  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
  3. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Culiacan (CUL) MXL - CUL

$122 - $384

Fly from Santa Ana  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Culiacan (CUL) SNA - CUL

$147 - $495

Train, bus Tufesa  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Culiacán

$89 - $269

Bus  •  32 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Pacific Coast-Golden Lantern to 7Th-Channel 1
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán

$153 - $160

Drive  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Dana Point to Culiacán 1139.3 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dana Point to Culiacán is to train and bus which costs $85 - $250 and takes 28 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dana Point to Culiacán is to train and fly which takes 8 h 3 min and costs $95 - $470.

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The distance between Dana Point and Culiacán is 1389 km. The road distance is 1823 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to get from Dana Point to Culiacán, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Dana Point to Culiacán. However, there are services departing from Pacific Coast-Golden Lantern and arriving at Culiacán via 7th / Channel, Norwalk Station and Huntington Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Dana Point, CA, USA and Culiacán, Mexico?

American Airlines, Volaris and three other airlines fly from Dana Point to Culiacán every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dana Point to Culiacán via 7Th-Channel, 7th / Channel, Norwalk Station, Florence / Pacific, and Huntington Park in around 32 h 35 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Mexicali to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via Las Vegas, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via San Jose, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via San Jose Cabo, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via Denver, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via Oakland, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via Phoenix, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan via Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Culiacan via San Jose Cabo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
24 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$60 - $85
Platinum
$85 - $120
Ejecutivo
$100 - $150
TAP
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
23 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$80 - $120
Full Fare
$110 - $160
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Pacific Coast-Golden Lantern to 7Th-Channel
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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