There are 8 ways to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey by plane, train, night bus, 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 from Los Angeles  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Monterrey (MTY) LAX - MTY

$165 - $820

Cheapest option

Night bus to Mexicali, fly  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
  2. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Monterrey (MTY) MXL - MTY

$97 - $329

6 alternative options

Train to Tijuana, fly  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Monterrey (MTY) TIJ - MTY

$114 - $329

Bus via El Paso, TX  •  36 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Paso, Tx 1408 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Monterrey Tdn

$140 - $336

Train Amtrak, bus  •  37 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Laredo
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey Central de Autobuses

$246 - $624

Bus  •  41 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Beach to Nuevo Laredo Tijuana-Nuevo Laredo
  2. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey Nuevo Laredo-Monterrey

$131 - $241

Train, bus  •  45 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from San Bernardino to Monterrey Tijuana-Monterrey 2

$123 - $226

Drive  •  26 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Monterrey 1445.2 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey is to train and bus which costs $120 - $230 and takes 45 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey is to fly which costs $160 - $850 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Monterrey. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Monterrey via El Paso, TX and Ciudad Juárez. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 35 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Monterrey is 1225 miles. The road distance is 1445.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 35 min and costs $140 - $340.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Monterrey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey is to fly which takes 6 h 8 min and costs $160 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $340 and takes 36 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Monterrey Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 12 min.

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Los Angeles to Monterrey bus services, operated by Grupo Senda, arrive at Monterrey station.

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Monterrey is 2 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 9:04 PM in Los Angeles and 11:04 PM in Monterrey.

Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Monterrey is 1445 miles. It takes approximately 26 h 19 min to drive from Los Angeles to Monterrey.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Monterrey.
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  • Distance: 1224.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Monterrey, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, American Airlines and four other airlines fly from Los Angeles to Monterrey hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Monterrey via El Paso, Tx, El Paso, TX, and Ciudad Juárez in around 36 h 35 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Mexicali to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey via Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,800
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Mexicali to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Tijuana to Monterrey via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Monterrey via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,700
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
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 San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to San Bernardino-Downtown station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to El Paso, Tx
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $200
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $80
Ejecutivo
$90 - $95
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Laredo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Long Beach to Nuevo Laredo
Ave. Duration
36 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Bernardino to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
41 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey Central de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $30
Full Fare
$19 - $27
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Monterrey
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$12 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $22

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