There are 6 ways to get from Mazatlán to Ensenada by plane, bus or car

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Fly Mazatlan to Tijuana, Tijuana Airport to Ensenada  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Tijuana (TIJ) MZT - TIJ
  2. Take the Tijuana Airport to Ensenada from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada

$115 - $275

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Bus to Culiacan, fly to Tijuana, Tijuana Airport to Ensenada  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
  2. Fly from Culiacan (CUL) to Tijuana (TIJ) CUL - TIJ
  3. Take the Tijuana Airport to Ensenada from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada

$73 - $401

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Fly Mazatlan to San Diego, bus  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to San Diego (SAN) MZT - SAN
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Ensenada

$189 - $1,226

Bus Tufesa  •  27 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to San Luis Río Colorado
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Rio Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Mexicali to Ensenada

$77 - $167

Bus TAP  •  27 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlan to Mexicali
  2. Take the bus from Mexicali to Ensenada

$75 - $134

Drive  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to Ensenada 1134 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to Ensenada is to bus which costs $1400 - $2600 and takes 27 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to Ensenada is to fly and Tijuana Airport to Ensenada which costs $2100 - $5500 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to Ensenada. However, there are services departing from Mazatlán and arriving at Ensenada via San Luis Rio Colorado and Mexicali. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 13 min.

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The distance between Mazatlán and Ensenada is 1389 km. The road distance is 1814.4 km.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Ensenada without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 13 min and costs $1400 - $3200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Mazatlán to Ensenada, including transfers.

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Mazatlán to Ensenada bus services, operated by Tufesa, depart from Mazatlán station.

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The quickest flight from Mazatlan Airport to Tijuana Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 29 min.

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Mazatlán to Ensenada bus services, operated by Aguacaliente, arrive at Ensenada station.

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Ensenada is 1 h behind Mazatlán. It is currently 3:32 PM in Mazatlán and 2:32 PM in Ensenada.

Map of how to get from Mazatlán to Ensenada.
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  • Distance: 868 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and Ensenada, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Mazatlán to Ensenada via San Luis Río Colorado, San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexicali Bus Terminal, and Mexicali in around 27 h 13 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Culiacan to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mazatlan to San Diego via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Mazatlan to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Mazatlan to San Diego via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Mazatlan to San Diego via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Culiacan to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Culiacan to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
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reservamos.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from San Luis Rio Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
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reservamos.mx
Bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to Ensenada
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 Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $26
Regular Price
$12
Internet Discount
$11
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $23
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$16 - $23
Bus from Mazatlan to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$80 - $110
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Mazatlán to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
22 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
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GotoBus
Plus
$50 - $80
Platinum
$80 - $110
Ejecutivo
$90 - $130
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Book at
GotoBus
Plus
$6 - $10
Platinum
$11 - $14
Ejecutivo
$10 - $14

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Yes, the driving distance between Mazatlán to Ensenada is 1814 km. It takes approximately 21 h 17 min to drive from Mazatlán to Ensenada.

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Volaris offers flights from Mazatlan Airport to Tijuana Airport.

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There are 203+ hotels available in Ensenada. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Mazatlan Airport is to taxi which takes 22 min and costs $110 - $140.

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