There are 8 ways to get from El Monte to Zacatecas by plane, bus, train, night 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.

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Fly Los Angeles to Zacatecas  •  7 h 24 min

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

$217 - $826

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas

$148 - $217

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Fly Los Angeles to Aguascalientes, bus  •  9 h 31 min

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

$197 - $477

Train to Tijuana, fly to Zacatecas  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Zacatecas (ZCL) TIJ - ZCL

$228 - $1,146

Fly Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato, bus  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) LAX - BJX
  2. Take the bus from León to Zacatecas

$174 - $458

Train, bus  •  33 h 47 min

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

$170 - $431

Bus  •  39 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Baldwin Park to Culiacán
  2. Take the bus from Culiacán to Durango
  3. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$219 - $297

Drive  •  26 h 11 min

  1. Drive from El Monte to Zacatecas 1448.9 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from El Monte to Zacatecas is to night bus and bus which costs $140 - $220 and takes 42 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from El Monte to Zacatecas is to fly which costs $210 - $850 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from El Monte to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from Ramona Blvd and Valley Blvd and arriving at Zacatecas via Baldwin Park, Culiacán and Durango. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 45 min.

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The distance between El Monte and Zacatecas is 1225 miles. The road distance is 1448.9 miles.

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The best way to get from El Monte to Zacatecas without a car is to bus which takes 39 h 45 min and costs $210 - $300.

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from El Monte to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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El Monte to Zacatecas bus services, operated by TAP Royal International, depart from Baldwin Park station.

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The best way to get from El Monte to Zacatecas is to fly which takes 7 h 24 min and costs $210 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $300 and takes 39 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Zacatecas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 15 min.

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El Monte to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Omnibus de Mexico, arrive at Zacatecas station.

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Zacatecas is 2 h ahead of El Monte. It is currently 11:30 AM in El Monte and 1:30 PM in Zacatecas.

Yes, the driving distance between El Monte to Zacatecas is 1449 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 11 min to drive from El Monte to Zacatecas.

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Map of how to get from El Monte to Zacatecas.
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  • Distance: 1225.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between El Monte, CA, USA and Zacatecas, Mexico?

Volaris, Delta and Aeroméxico fly from El Monte to Zacatecas twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from El Monte to Zacatecas via Ramona Blvd and Maine Ave, Baldwin Park, Culiacán, and Durango in around 39 h 45 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Tijuana to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
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 Los Angeles to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $850
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 Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
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
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$11
Bus from León to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$21 - $35
Full Fare
$21 - $29
Regular Price
$27
Internet Discount
$23
Bus from Culiacán to Durango
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$30 - $50
Full Fare
$35 - $55
Regular Price
$78
Internet Discount
$67
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$23 - $35
Full Fare
$24 - $35
Regular Price
$38
Internet Discount
$32
Bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$25 - $40
Full Fare
$27 - $40
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
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$14 - $21
Ejecutivo
$14 - $15
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$18 - $28
Primera Select
$29 - $40
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Regular Price
$26
Internet Discount
$24
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Baldwin Park to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$172
Schedules at
taproyal.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$98
Primera Select
$106

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