There are 9 ways to get from Mazatlán to San Jose by plane, train, 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 to San Jose  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to San Jose (SJC) MZT - SJC

$208 - $759

Cheapest option

Bus TAP  •  39 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Tijuana
  2. Take the bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca

$128 - $305

7 alternative options

Fly to Oakland  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Oakland (OAK) MZT - OAK

$248 - $871

Fly to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to San Francisco (SFO) MZT - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to San Jose Diridon Caltrain

$215 - $770

Bus via Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines  •  38 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Huntington Park
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, CA to San Jose, CA

$201 - $218

Bus  •  39 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Huntington Park
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to San Jose, CA

$194 - $230

Bus TAP Royal International, train  •  42 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Huntington Park
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station Coast Starlight

$235 - $354

Bus, train via El Paso Union Depot  •  46 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Ciudad Juárez
  2. Take the train from El Paso Union Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station

$252 - $642

Drive  •  27 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to San Jose 1621.1 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to San Jose is to bus which costs $3600 - $4400 and takes 39 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to San Jose is to fly which costs $3900 - $15000 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to San Jose. However, there are services departing from Mazatlán and arriving at Santa Clara & 2Nd via Huntington Park and King & Story. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 51 min.

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The distance between Mazatlán and San Jose is 2155 km. The road distance is 2593.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to San Jose without a car is to bus which takes 38 h 24 min and costs $3700 - $4100.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Mazatlán to San Jose, including transfers.

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Mazatlán to San Jose bus services, operated by TAP Royal International, depart from Mazatlán station.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to San Jose is to fly which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $3900 - $15000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $3700 - $4100 and takes 38 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Mazatlán to San Jose.
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  • Distance: 1347.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and San Jose, CA, USA?

American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Mazatlán to San Jose 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mazatlán to San Jose via Huntington Park, Florence / Pacific, Florence Station, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, and Los Angeles, CA in around 38 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Mazatlan to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Los Angeles, San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Los Angeles, San Diego
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Oakland via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Mazatlan to San Jose via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mazatlan to San Francisco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Jose Diridon Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
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 El Paso Union Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Mazatlán to Huntington Park
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$168
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Huntington Park to San Jose, CA
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Book at
Tufesa
Plus
$24 - $35
Platinum
$35 - $50
Ejecutivo
$40 - $60
TAP
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Ciudad Juárez
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$75 - $110
Full Fare
$100 - $150
Regular Price
$111
Internet Discount
$95

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