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There are 7 ways to get from Fresno to Guanajuato by plane, bus, train, taxi or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX)

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Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from Fresno to La Piedad
  2. Take the bus from La Piedad to Irapuato

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Bus via San Luis Río Colorado

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Tijuana
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to San Luis Río Colorado
  4. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to La Piedad
  5. Take the bus from La Piedad to Irapuato

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Fresno to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Fresno to Bakersfield
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from San Antonio to Monterrey
  5. Take the bus from Monterrey to San Miguel
  6. Take a taxi from San Miguel to Guanajuato

Bus #3

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, CA to Huntington Park
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

Drive

  1. Drive from Fresno to Guanajuato

Fresno to Guanajuato by bus

9 Weekly Buses
2 days 0h Average Duration
$2938 Cheapest Price
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International entry into Mexico from United States

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Mexico from United States

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Mexico

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United States

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, entry into Mexico is currently allowed from United States.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Guanajuato is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Guanajuato is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Guanajuato is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 911.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United States from Mexico.

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Last updated: 17 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Fresno to Guanajuato is to bus via San Luis Río Colorado which costs $200 - $240 and takes 34h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Fresno to Guanajuato is to fly which takes 7h 52m and costs $180 - $650.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fresno to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from Fresno, CA and arriving at Guanajuato via Bakersfield, Tijuana, San Luis Río Colorado, La Piedad and Irapuato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 51m.

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The distance between Fresno and Guanajuato is 2502 km. The road distance is 3137 km.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Guanajuato without a car is to bus via San Luis Río Colorado which takes 34h 51m and costs $200 - $240.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Fresno to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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Fresno to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Tufesa, depart from Fresno, CA station.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Guanajuato is to fly which takes 7h 52m and costs $180 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus via San Luis Río Colorado, which costs $200 - $240 and takes 34h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Fresno Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 28m.

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Fresno to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Coordinados, arrive at Irapuato station.

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Map of how to get from Fresno to Guanajuato.
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  • Distance: 2502.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and Guanajuato, Mexico?

Volaris and American Airlines fly from Fresno to Guanajuato twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fresno to Guanajuato via Bakersfield, Tijuana, San Luis Río Colorado, La Piedad, and Irapuato in around 34h 51m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$5500 - $21000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$3600 - $12000
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fresno to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$550 - $850
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Premium
$3800 - $5500
Flexi Coach Seat
$900 - $1400
Business Seat
$850 - $1300
Train from Los Angeles to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2600 - $3800
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$2600 - $3800
Premium
$7500 - $11000
Flexi Coach Seat
$5500 - $8000
Business Seat
$6000 - $8500
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
+1 833 766 3553
Email
centelusa@hotmail.com
Website
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$380 - $550
Schedules at
tufesabus.com
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tufesabus.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$750 - $1100
Schedules at
tufesainternacional.com
Bus from Fresno, CA to Huntington Park
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$650 - $1300
Schedules at
tufesabus.com
Book at
tufesabus.com
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
+52 644 410 2444
Email
atencionaclientes@tufesa.com.mx
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$320 - $340
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Fresno to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
43h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2500 - $4400
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Autobuses Elite
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to La Piedad
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2320
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from La Piedad to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$145
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from La Piedad to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$420 - $550
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
ETN
Phone
+52 800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$390 - $550
Regular price at station
$450 - $600
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Amtrak
Transportes Frontera
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
transportesfrontera.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to San Miguel
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$450
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Omnibus Mexicanos S.A. de C.V.
Phone
800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
Bus from Huntington Park to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3477
Schedules at
omnibusmexicanos.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from San Miguel to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Estimated price
$2000 - $2400

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Guanajuato is 2h ahead of Fresno. It is currently 9:25 PM in Fresno and 11:25 PM in Guanajuato.

Yes, the driving distance between Fresno to Guanajuato is 3137 km. It takes approximately 32h 39m to drive from Fresno to Guanajuato.

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Volaris and American Airlines offer flights from Fresno Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Guanajuato. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Fresno Airport is to line 26 bus which takes 35 min and costs $2.

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