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There are 4 ways to get from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana by 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

Bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to Fullerton Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Centro 417 Santa Rosa / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, line 2 bus, line 31 bus, line 9455 bus  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to Cabazon Amtrak Bus Stop
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Casino Morongo to Walmart 2
  3. Take the line 31 bus from 2nd St 1540 @ Walmart to Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall 31
  4. Take the bus from Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall to Sixth + Front 79
  5. Take the bus from Temecula, Ca to San Diego, Ca
  6. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$24 - $56

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot
  2. Take the train from San Bernardino Depot station to Santa Ana station
  3. Take the train from Santa Ana Amtrak Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot

$41 - $80

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana 144.1 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop and arriving at Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx via Casino Morongo, 2nd St 1540 @ Walmart, Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall, Temecula, Ca and San Diego, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 57m.

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The distance between Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) and Tijuana is 96 miles. The road distance is 144.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana without a car is to bus which takes 6h 36m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 36m to get from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana, including transfers.

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Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana is 144 miles. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana.

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Map of how to get from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana.
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  • Distance: 96.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 36m

What companies run services between Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP), USA and Tijuana, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Indio/Palm Springs Airport (PSP) to Tijuana via Fullerton Amtrak Station, Fullerton Amtrak Station, Santa Ana Amtrak Station, and Santa Ana in around 6h 36m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from San Bernardino Depot station to Santa Ana station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Ana Amtrak Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to Fullerton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to San Bernardino Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Palm Springs Airport Amtrak Bus Stop to Cabazon Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Centro
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Beaumont Pass Transit
Phone
(951)769-8530 / (951)922-3243
Website
passtransit.com
Bus from Casino Morongo to Walmart
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
passtransit.com
Riverside Transit Agency
Phone
(951) 565-5002
Website
riversidetransit.com
Bus from 2nd St 1540 @ Walmart to Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.com
Bus from Gilmore FS Devonshire Hemet Mall to Sixth + Front
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
riversidetransit.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
Bus from Temecula, Ca to San Diego, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20

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