There are 12 ways to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana 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 Santa Ana  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Santa Ana (SNA) MZT - SNA

$178 - $1,211

Cheapest option

Bus via Mexicali  •  30 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlan to Mexicali
  2. Take the bus from Mexicali to Tijuana
  3. Take the bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca

$87 - $167

10 alternative options

Fly to Los Angeles, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Los Angeles (LAX) MZT - LAX
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$184 - $810

Fly to Long Beach  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Long Beach (LGB) MZT - LGB

$177 - $1,129

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) MZT - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$241 - $759

Fly to Tijuana, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Tijuana (TIJ) MZT - TIJ
  2. Take the bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca

$126 - $308

Fly to Burbank, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Burbank (BUR) MZT - BUR
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$193 - $1,259

Bus  •  28 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to San Luis Río Colorado
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Tijuana
  3. Take the bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Santa Ana, Ca

$97 - $167

Bus TAP, train  •  33 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Tijuana
  2. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$106 - $237

Bus TAP Royal International  •  33 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Huntington Park

$171 - $178

Bus, train via El Paso Union Depot  •  36 h 59 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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak

$208 - $507

Drive  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to Santa Ana 1266.5 miles

$170 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana is to bus which costs $1600 - $3200 and takes 30 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana is to fly and train which costs $3400 - $16000 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to Santa Ana. However, there are services departing from Mazatlán and arriving at Santa Ana, Ca via San Luis Río Colorado and San Ysidro, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 25 min.

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The distance between Mazatlán and Santa Ana is 1617 km. The road distance is 2026.4 km.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 25 min and costs $1800 - $3200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana, including transfers.

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Mazatlán to Santa Ana bus services, operated by TAP, depart from Mazatlán station.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana is to fly which takes 6 h 45 min and costs $3300 - $23000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1800 - $3200 and takes 28 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Mazatlán to Santa Ana.
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  • Distance: 1010.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and Santa Ana, CA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Mazatlán to Santa Ana twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mazatlán to Santa Ana via San Luis Río Colorado, Tijuana, and San Ysidro, Ca in around 28 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Mazatlan to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Mazatlan to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Mazatlan to Los Angeles via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Mazatlan to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Mazatlan to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Mazatlan to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Phoenix, San Jose
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Los Angeles, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Phoenix, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Phoenix, Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Phoenix, Sacramento
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Long Beach via Mexico City, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,900
Flights from Mazatlan to Burbank via Mexico City, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Ontario/San Bernardino via Mexico City, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Mazatlan to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Pomona Transit Center to Arcadia St and Alameda St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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 Santa Ana, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$75 - $110
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
Bus from Mazatlán to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
27 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$85 - $120
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
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
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
$94

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