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There are 10 ways to get from Manteca to Mexicali by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  14h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Manteca to San Ysidro 498 Sacramento / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$78 - $85

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Bus Tufesa  •  16h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, CA to San Ysidro, CA
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$36 - $115

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Bus #2  •  16h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Manteca to San Luis Río Colorado 417 Santa Rosa / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali 2102 Ensenada / ...

Train, bus  •  21h 39m

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Sjd San Jose Station Ace
  2. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  4. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$125 - $295

Drive  •  9h 15m

  1. Drive from Manteca to Mexicali 558.3 miles

$75 - $110

Train to San Jose, fly, bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to San Diego (SAN) SJC - SAN
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$109 - $378

Bus to Sacramento, fly, bus  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Manteca to Sacramento
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Diego (SAN) SMF - SAN
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$124 - $462

Train to Oakland, fly, bus  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Fmt Fremont Station
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$137 - $437

Train, Caltrain to San Francisco, fly, bus  •  10h 26m

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN
  4. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$113 - $369

Bus to Fresno, fly, bus  •  10h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Manteca to Fresno
  2. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to San Diego (SAN) FAT - SAN
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$107 - $348

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The cheapest way to get from Manteca to Mexicali is to bus which costs $75 - $85 and takes 14h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Manteca to Mexicali is to train and fly and bus which costs $100 - $380 and takes 8h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manteca to Mexicali. However, there are services departing from Manteca and arriving at Mexicali via Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 31m.

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The distance between Manteca and Mexicali is 486 miles. The road distance is 558.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manteca to Mexicali without a car is to bus which takes 14h 31m and costs $75 - $85.

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It takes approximately 14h 31m to get from Manteca to Mexicali, including transfers.

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Manteca to Mexicali bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, depart from Manteca station.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Manteca to Mexicali bus services, operated by ABC, arrive at Mexicali station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manteca to Mexicali is 558 miles. It takes approximately 9h 15m to drive from Manteca to Mexicali.

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Map of how to get from Manteca to Mexicali.
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  • Distance: 485.7 miles
  • Duration: 14h 31m

What companies run services between Manteca, CA, USA and Mexicali, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Manteca to Mexicali via San Ysidro and Tijuana in around 14h 31m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sacramento to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from Sacramento to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Fresno to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Train operators
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Sjd San Jose Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
ACE
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
ACE
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Fmt Fremont Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
ACE
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Train from Los Angeles Union Station to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
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
Caltrain
Bus operators
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Manteca to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Manteca to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Manteca to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Manteca to Fresno
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Modesto, CA to San Ysidro, CA
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Book at
GotoBus

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Jose Airport to San Diego Airport.

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