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There are 5 ways to get from El Paso to Baja California by plane, tram, train, bus or car

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Fly Ciudad Juarez to Tijuana

  1. Fly from Ciudad Juarez (CJS) to Tijuana (TIJ)

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Fly El Paso to San Diego, tram

  1. Fly from El Paso (ELP) to San Diego (SAN)
  2. Take the tram from Old Town Station to San Ysidro Station

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from El Paso to Yuma Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from 3rd Street @ Gila Street to 2nd Ave and B Street
  3. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Tijuana

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Tijuana

Drive

  1. Drive from El Paso to Tijuana

Ciudad Juarez (CJS) to Tijuana (TIJ) flights

7 Weekly Planes
1h 50m Average Duration
$1955 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from El Paso to Baja California is to fly which costs $65 - $170 and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from El Paso to Baja California is to fly which costs $65 - $170 and takes 3h 51m.

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The distance between El Paso and Baja California is 848 km. The road distance is 1185.2 km.

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The best way to get from El Paso to Baja California without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 30m and costs $85 - $120.

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It takes approximately 3h 51m to get from El Paso to Baja California, including transfers.

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The best way to get from El Paso to Baja California is to fly which takes 3h 51m and costs $65 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $112 - $115 and takes 20h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Ciudad Juarez Airport to Tijuana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Baja California is 1h behind El Paso. It is currently 3:53 AM in El Paso and 2:53 AM in Baja California.

Yes, the driving distance between El Paso to Baja California is 1185 km. It takes approximately 11h 28m to drive from El Paso to Baja California.

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Volaris offers flights from Ciudad Juarez Airport to Tijuana Airport.

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Map of how to get from El Paso to Baja California.
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  • Distance: 847.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 51m

What companies run services between El Paso, TX, USA and Baja California, Mexico?

Volaris flies from El Paso to Tijuana once daily. Alternatively, Chihuahuenses operates a bus from Ciudad Juárez to Tijuana 3 times a day. Tickets cost $2166 and the journey takes 18h 45m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from El Paso to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2100 - $7500
Flights from El Paso to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2100 - $7500
Flights from El Paso to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2400 - $8500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from El Paso to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4100 - $10000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1900 - $6500
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from El Paso to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1500 - $9000
Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Old Town Station to San Ysidro Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
sdmts.com
One Way - Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$25
One Way - Adult/Youth
$50
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 El Paso to Yuma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1300 - $1900
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$1300 - $1900
Premium
$5000 - $7500
Flexi Coach Seat
$2500 - $3700
Business Seat
$2600 - $3700
Bus operators
Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority
Phone
+1 928-783-2235
Website
ycipta.org
Bus from 3rd Street @ Gila Street to 2nd Ave and B Street
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40
Website
Yuma County Intergovernmental Public Transportation Authority
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
+52 644 410 2444
Email
atencionaclientes@tufesa.com.mx
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$310 - $330
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Chihuahuenses

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The best way to get from El Paso to Ciudad Juarez Airport is to bus which takes 50 min and costs $1.

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