There are 7 ways to get from Los Angeles to San Carlos by plane, taxi, train, bus, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly from Burbank, taxi  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Hermosillo (HMO) BUR - HMO
  2. Take a taxi from Hermosillo to San Carlos

$210 - $826

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa, taxi  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Hermosillo
  2. Take a taxi from Hermosillo to San Carlos

$57 - $114

5 alternative options

Train to Tijuana, fly, taxi  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Hermosillo (HMO) TIJ - HMO
  3. Take a taxi from Hermosillo to San Carlos

$119 - $351

Train, bus, taxi  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Tucson, AZ to Nogales, MX
  3. Take the bus from Nogales TAP to Hermosillo Tap
  4. Take a taxi from Hermosillo to San Carlos

$127 - $293

Bus TAP Royal International, taxi  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Hermosillo TAP
  2. Take a taxi from Hermosillo TAP to San Carlos

$119 - $124

Night bus, bus, taxi  •  19 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Hermosillo
  3. Take a taxi from Hermosillo to San Carlos

$77 - $156

Drive  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to San Carlos 785.6 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to San Carlos is to bus and taxi which costs $55 - $120 and takes 15 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to San Carlos is to fly and taxi which takes 7 h 43 min and costs $210 - $850.

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The distance between Los Angeles and San Carlos is 889 km. The road distance is 1257 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Los Angeles to San Carlos, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to San Carlos. However, you can take the train to Burbank Airport – South, take the walk to Burbank airport, fly to Hermosillo, then take the taxi to San Carlos. Alternatively, you can take the train to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak, take the walk to America Plaza Station, take the tram to San Ysidro/Intl Border, take the walk to San Ysidro, take the bus to Tijuana Airport, take the walk to Tijuana airport, fly to Hermosillo, then take the taxi to San Carlos.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Burbank to Hermosillo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Train operators
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 Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
13 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$40 - $60
Platinum
$55 - $75
Ejecutivo
$65 - $95
Bus from Tucson, AZ to Nogales, MX
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$7 - $11
Platinum
$11 - $15
Ejecutivo
$11 - $16
Bus from Nogales to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$12 - $18
Platinum
$19 - $25
Ejecutivo
$20 - $28
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Nogales TAP to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$18 - $25
Bus from Tijuana to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$40 - $60
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Hermosillo TAP
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$45 - $75
Full Fare
$60 - $90
Other operators
Taxi from Hermosillo to San Carlos
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$15 - $19

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