There are 4 ways to get from La Paz to Mexicali by plane, bus 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 to Mexicali  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LAP) to Mexicali (MXL) LAP - MXL

$68 - $371

3 alternative options

Fly to Tijuana, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from La Paz (LAP) to Tijuana (TIJ) LAP - TIJ
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$98 - $288

Bus  •  25 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from La Paz to Ensenada
  2. Take the bus from Ensenada to Mexicali

$100 - $143

Drive  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Drive from La Paz to Mexicali 850.5 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between La Paz, Mexico and Mexicali, Mexico?

Aereo Calafia flies from La Paz to Mexicali 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Paz to Mexicali via Ensenada in around 25 h 33 min.

Airlines
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from La Paz to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from La Paz to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from La Paz to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from La Paz to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
22 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from Ensenada to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Ensenada to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from La Paz to Mexicali?

The distance between La Paz and Mexicali is 1069 km. The road distance is 1361 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from La Paz to Mexicali?

The cheapest way to get from La Paz to Mexicali is to bus which costs $1900 - $2800 and takes 25 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from La Paz to Mexicali?

The quickest way to get from La Paz to Mexicali is to fly which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $1200 - $7000.

Is there a direct bus between La Paz and Mexicali?

No, there is no direct bus from La Paz to Mexicali. However, there are services departing from La Paz and arriving at Mexicali via Ensenada. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from La Paz to Mexicali?

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from La Paz to Mexicali, including transfers.