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There are 6 ways to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Mexicali

  1. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX)

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Bus to Tijuana, fly

  1. Take the bus from Mexicali to Tijuana International Airport
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX)

Bus via La Piedad

  1. Take the bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to San Luis Río Colorado
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to La Piedad
  3. Take the bus from La Piedad to Irapuato

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Mexicali to León
  2. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Bus via Aguascalientes

  1. Take the bus from Mexicali to Aguascalientes
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to León
  3. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Drive

  1. Drive from Mexicali to Guanajuato

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The cheapest way to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato is to bus and fly which costs $1000 - $3700 and takes 8h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato is to fly which costs $2400 - $22000 and takes 4h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mexicali to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from Mexicali Bus Terminal and arriving at Guanajuato via San Luis Río Colorado, La Piedad and Irapuato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 16m.

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It is 1907 km from Mexicali to Guanajuato. It is approximately 2319.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato without a car is to bus via La Piedad which takes 24h 16m and costs $2600 - $3100.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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Mexicali to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Tufesa Mexico, depart from Mexicali Bus Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato is to fly which takes 4h 47m and costs $2400 - $22000. Alternatively, you can bus via La Piedad, which costs $2600 - $3100 and takes 24h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Mexicali Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 44m.

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Mexicali to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Coordinados, arrive at Irapuato station.

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Map of how to get from Mexicali to Guanajuato.
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  • Distance: 1907 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

What companies run services between Mexicali, Mexico and Guanajuato, Mexico?

Volaris and Aeroméxico fly from Mexicali to Guanajuato twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mexicali to Guanajuato via San Luis Río Colorado, La Piedad, and Irapuato in around 24h 16m.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexicali to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2700 - $19000
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1600 - $6500
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexicali to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1000 - $4800
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1100 - $4600
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $4200
Bus operators
ABC
Phone
+52 664 104 7400
Email
autobusesdelabajacalifornia@abc.com.mx
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Tijuana International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Schedules at
abc.com.mx
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
+52 644 410 2444
Email
atencionaclientes@tufesa.com.mx
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
TAP
Phone
800 001 1827
Email
clientestap@tap.com.mx
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $380
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
TAP Plus
$260 - $380
Autobuses Elite
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to La Piedad
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2320
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from La Piedad to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$145
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to León
Ave. Duration
33h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2453
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from La Piedad to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $280
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Chihuahuenses
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
chihuahuenses.com.mx
Bus from Mexicali to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
33h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2563
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$231
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
ETN
Phone
+52 800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $300
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$190 - $270
Regular price at station
$220 - $300
Autobuses Anáhuac
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
autobusesanahuac.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to León
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$231
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx

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Guanajuato is 2h ahead of Mexicali. It is currently 5:18 AM in Mexicali and 7:18 AM in Guanajuato.

Yes, the driving distance between Mexicali to Guanajuato is 2320 km. It takes approximately 25h 50m to drive from Mexicali to Guanajuato.

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Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Mexicali Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Guanajuato. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Mexicali to Mexicali Airport is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs $120 - $160.

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