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There are 7 ways to get from Kuala Lumpur to Tijuana by train, plane or bus

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

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to San Diego  •  24h 52m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to San Diego (SAN) KUL - SAN

$10477 - $21743

Cheapest option

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Los Angeles, bus  •  25h 28m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Los Angeles (LAX) KUL - LAX
  3. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Tijuana (Yellow Cab)

$7931 - $19262

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Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to San Diego  •  27h 58m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to San Diego (SAN) SIN - SAN

$9807 - $23040

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, train  •  28h 3m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) KUL - ONT
  3. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
  4. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
  5. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Centro

$15426 - $28412

Train to Kuala Lumpur, fly to Santa Ana, bus  •  28h 54m

  1. Take the train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
  2. Fly from Kuala Lumpur (KUL) to Santa Ana (SNA) KUL - SNA
  3. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Centro

$10967 - $20693

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Los Angeles, bus  •  28h 6m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SIN - LAX
  3. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Tijuana (Yellow Cab)

$8261 - $16559

Bus to Singapore Changi, fly to Santa Ana, bus  •  30h 57m

  1. Take the bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
  2. Fly from Singapore Changi (SIN) to Santa Ana (SNA) SIN - SNA
  3. Take the bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Centro

$10797 - $25990

Malaysia → Mexico
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International entry into Mexico from Malaysia

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Mexico from Malaysia.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Tijuana is 911.

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

The social distance requirement in Tijuana is 1.5 metres.

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

Exceptions may apply, for full details: Secretary of Foreign Relations.
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To the best of our knowledge, these details are correct as of the last update: 23 Sep 2020.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Tijuana is to bus and fly which costs RM 1500 - RM 3200 and takes 28h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Kuala Lumpur to Tijuana is to train and fly which costs RM 1900 - RM 4100 and takes 24h 52m.

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The distance between Kuala Lumpur and Tijuana is 14332 km.

It takes approximately 24h 52m to get from Kuala Lumpur to Tijuana, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kuala Lumpur Airport to San Diego Airport. The quickest flight takes 21h 9m and has one stopover.

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Tijuana is 15h behind Kuala Lumpur. It is currently 3:45 AM in Kuala Lumpur and 12:45 PM in Tijuana.

Malaysia Airlines, China Airlines, Delta and 11 other airlines offer flights from Kuala Lumpur Airport to San Diego Airport.

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There are 334+ hotels available in Tijuana. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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Map of how to get from Kuala Lumpur to Tijuana.
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  • Distance: 14331.6 km
  • Duration: 24h 52m

What companies run services between Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Tijuana, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Kuala Lumpur to Tijuana. However, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to San Diego, take the walk to Lindbergh Field & Terminal 1, take the line 992 bus to Broadway & 3rd Av, take the walk to San Diego, Ca, then take the line 9455 bus to Tijuana. Alternatively, you can take the train to Klia T1, take the walk to Kuala Lumpur airport, fly to Los Angeles, take the walk to Lax, take the bus to L. A. Union Station station, take the walk to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, take the subway to Pershing Square Station, take the walk to Downtown Los Angeles, then take the bus to Tijuana.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $36000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita, Denver
Ave. Duration
22h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $36000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Singapore Changi, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 43m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$9000 - $23000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $23000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $35000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
22h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $35000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $22000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ontario/San Bernardino via Tokyo Narita, Denver
Ave. Duration
22h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15000 - $50000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Tokyo Narita, Denver
Ave. Duration
25h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13000 - $43000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Manila, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 39m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$10000 - $17000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Taiwan Taoyuan, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $19000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Incheon, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Guangzhou Baiyun, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $43000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Shanghai Pudong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Hong Kong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $27000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7500 - $20000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $70000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $70000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
18h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $31000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
23h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13000 - $43000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Singapore Changi, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 32m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$9000 - $23000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$7000 - $18000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $22000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via Seattle
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$9000 - $23000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $100000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13000 - $55000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $100000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9500 - $24000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9500 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Hong Kong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $24000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
19h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7500 - $23000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17000 - $70000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $25000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Hong Kong, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9500 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $20000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $20000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17000 - $70000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via Tokyo Narita, Seattle
Ave. Duration
21h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $28000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10000 - $25000
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $36000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Singapore Changi, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 43m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$9000 - $23000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $23000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
17h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $22000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Tokyo Narita, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
22h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $39000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Hong Kong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $27000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $70000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $70000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via Osaka Kansai, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $38000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Hong Kong, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
22h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $28000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
23h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $28000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Manila, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
20h 39m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$10000 - $17000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Taiwan Taoyuan, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $19000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Guangzhou Baiyun, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
23h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$12000 - $43000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Hong Kong, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
21h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $27000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
17h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9500 - $24000
China Airlines
Website
china-airlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Taiwan Taoyuan, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
21h 36m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$10000 - $21000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16000 - $60000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 1m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$9000 - $22000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Ontario/San Bernardino via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
20h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$14000 - $26000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16000 - $60000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $23000
Flights from Singapore Changi to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 1m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$9000 - $22000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Taiwan Taoyuan, Seattle
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$11000 - $19000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Santa Ana via Incheon, Seattle
Ave. Duration
29h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$12000 - $32000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $55000
Japan Airlines
Website
jal.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to San Diego via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $25000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Tokyo Narita
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $20000
EVA Air
Website
evaair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
19h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$8000 - $14000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Taiwan Taoyuan
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13000 - $55000
Xiamen Airlines
Website
xiamenair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $37000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $32000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $36000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $37000
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $32000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Xiamen
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15000 - $36000
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Manila
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$7500 - $13000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Manila
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7500 - $13000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10000 - $26000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10000 - $26000
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles via Incheon
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$9000 - $23000
Flights from Singapore Changi to Los Angeles via Incheon
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10000 - $55000
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Singapore Changi to Santa Ana via Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$10000 - $25000
Train operators
KLIA Express
Phone
+603 2267 8000
Website
kliaekspres.com
Train from KL Sentral to Klia T1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $300
Website
http://www.kliaekspres.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.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to Santa Ana Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Premium
$4000 - $5500
Flexi Coach Seat
$700 - $1100
Business Seat
$600 - $900
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Tijuana (Yellow Cab)
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$500 - $700
Book at
GotoBus
KKKL Travel & Tours
Email
enquiry@kkkl.com.sg
Website
kkkl.com.sg
Bus from KL Sentral to Bugis MRT Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$501
Schedules at
kkkl.com.sg
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
ACN Autobuses
Phone
+52 664 299 0487
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Centro
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$650 - $1200
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com

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