There are 4 ways to get from Irvine to Ensenada 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.

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Bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca 9493 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Ensenada

$26 - $60

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Ensenada

$44 - $82

Bus, Tijuana Airport to Ensenada  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Anaheim to Tijuana Airport Matamoros-Tijuana Airport
  2. Take the Tijuana Airport to Ensenada from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada Tijuana Airport to Ensenada

$51 - $85

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Irvine to Ensenada 169.3 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Irvine to Ensenada is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Irvine to Ensenada is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Irvine and Ensenada is 144 miles. The road distance is 169.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Irvine to Ensenada, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Irvine to Ensenada. However, there are services departing from Campus-University Center and arriving at Ensenada via Santa Ana, Ca and Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Irvine, CA, USA and Ensenada, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Irvine to Ensenada via The Depot At Santa Ana Dock 3, Santa Ana, Ca, San Ysidro, Ca, and Tijuana in around 6 h 49 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Anaheim to Tijuana Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx

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