There are 6 ways to get from El Paso to Mexico City by plane, bus, train 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

Fly  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Ciudad Juarez (CJS) to Mexico City (MEX) CJS - MEX

$57 - $152

5 alternative options

Bus  •  26 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Durango
  2. Take the bus from Durango to México Central del Norte Durango - Mexico Norte / ...

$118 - $269

Bus via Chihuahua  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
  2. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas
  3. Take the bus from Zacatecas to México Central del Norte

$103 - $213

Train, bus via Nuevo Laredo  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur

$177 - $425

Train, bus Grupo Senda  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte Turimex Internacional

$150 - $364

Drive  •  21 h 4 min

  1. Drive from El Paso to Mexico City 1158.7 miles

$150 - $230

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

Interjet, Viva Aerobus and two other airlines fly from El Paso to Mexico City every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from El Paso to Mexico City via Ciudad Juárez, Durango, México Central del Norte, and Autobuses del Norte in around 26 h 58 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from El Paso Union Depot Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $500
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Durango
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $95
Full Fare
$85 - $120
Bus from Durango to México Central del Norte
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$50 - $80
Full Fare
$70 - $100
Regular Price
$92
Internet Discount
$77
Bus from Zacatecas to México Central del Norte
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $60
Full Fare
$45 - $70
Regular Price
$64
Internet Discount
$57
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $95
Full Fare
$90 - $130
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$102 - $107

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from El Paso to Mexico City?

The distance between El Paso and Mexico City is 1556 km. The road distance is 1854 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from El Paso to Mexico City?

The cheapest way to get from El Paso to Mexico City is to fly which costs $55 - $160 and takes 3 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from El Paso to Mexico City?

The quickest way to get from El Paso to Mexico City is to fly which takes 3 h 8 min and costs $55 - $160.

Is there a direct bus between El Paso and Mexico City?

No, there is no direct bus from El Paso to Mexico City. However, there are services departing from El Paso, TX and arriving at Independencia_1 via Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Zacatecas and Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from El Paso to Mexico City?

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from El Paso to Mexico City, including transfers.