There are 9 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to El Fuerte by plane, car, car ferry, bus, train or taxi

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 Los Angeles to Loreto, drive, car ferry  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Loreto (LTO) LAX - LTO
  2. Drive from Loreto to La Paz Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the car ferry from La Paz Ferry Terminal to Topolobampo
  4. Drive from Topolobampo to El Fuerte

$259 - $594

Cheapest option

Bus, taxi  •  24 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Los Mochis
  2. Take a taxi from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$83 - $221

7 alternative options

Fly Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo, bus, car ferry, Chepe Regional  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) LAX - SJD
  2. Take the bus from San José del Cabo Airport to La Paz
  3. Take the car ferry from La Paz Ferry Terminal to Topolobampo
  4. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$212 - $1,065

Train to Tijuana, fly to Los Mochis, Chepe Regional  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Los Mochis (LMM) TIJ - LMM
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$138 - $384

Train to Tijuana, fly to Culiacan, bus, Chepe Regional  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Culiacan (CUL) TIJ - CUL
  3. Take the bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
  4. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$136 - $523

Bus TAP Royal International, Chepe Regional  •  29 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Los Mochis
  2. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte Chihuahua-Mochis / Economy / ...

$150 - $152

Bus TAP, Chepe Regional  •  30 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Los Mochis
  3. Take the Chepe Regional from Los Mochis to El Fuerte

$103 - $213

Train, bus, Chepe Regional  •  39 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Deming Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Deming, Nm to El Paso, Tx
  3. Take the bus from El Paso, TX to Chihuahua, MX
  4. Take the Chepe Regional from Chihuahua Train Station to El Fuerte

$229 - $485

Drive  •  18 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to El Fuerte 1042.7 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to El Fuerte is to bus and taxi which costs $80 - $230 and takes 24 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to El Fuerte is to train and fly and Chepe Regional which takes 13 h 18 min and costs $130 - $390.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and El Fuerte is 1258 km. The road distance is 1668 km.

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It takes approximately 16 h 37 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to El Fuerte, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and El Fuerte, Sinaloa, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to El Fuerte. However, you can fly to Loreto, take the drive to La Paz Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Topolobampo, then take the drive to El Fuerte. Alternatively, you can fly to San Jose Cabo, take the walk to San José del Cabo Airport, take the bus to La Paz, take the drive to La Paz Ferry Terminal, take the car ferry to Topolobampo, take the drive to Los Mochis, take the Chepe Regional to El Fuerte, then take the taxi to El Fuerte.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Loreto
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $3,200
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $3,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $3,400
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $3,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via San Jose
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo via Oakland
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,100
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan via Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Train operators
Chepe
Phone
01 (614) 439-7211 • 01 (614) 439-7212 • 01 800 122-4373
Email
chepe@ferromex.mx
Website
chepe.com.mx
Train from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
chepe.com.mx
2nd Class
$11
1st Class
$19
Train from Chihuahua Train Station to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
13 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
chepe.com.mx
2nd Class
$75
1st Class
$126
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Deming Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
ecobajatours
Website
ecobajatours.com
Bus from San José del Cabo Airport to La Paz
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ecobajatours.com
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$15 - $21
Bus from Tijuana to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$60 - $85
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
21 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$50 - $75
Platinum
$75 - $100
Ejecutivo
$90 - $130
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$134
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Long Beach, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Deming, Nm to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
20 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$70 - $110
Full Fare
$95 - $140
EPLA Limo Express
Website
eplalimo.com
Bus from El Paso, TX to Chihuahua, MX
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eplalimo.com
Book at
ims.eplalimo.com
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Los Mochis to El Fuerte
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$23 - $28

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