There are 6 ways to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas by plane, subway, bus, car ferry 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 from Mexico City  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) MEX - SJD

$62 - $232

5 alternative options

Line 1 subway to Toluca, fly, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Pino Suárez_1_2 to Observatorio
  2. Fly from Toluca (TLC) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) TLC - SJD
  3. Take the bus from San José del Cabo to Cabo San Lucas

$99 - $283

Bus ETN, car ferry  •  30 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Tepotzotlán to Los Mochis
  2. Take the car ferry from Topolobampo to La Paz Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas

$140 - $221

Bus TAP, car ferry  •  32 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from México Norte to Mazatlán
  2. Take the car ferry from Mazatlan Ferry Terminal to La Paz Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas

$118 - $192

Bus, car ferry via Mazatlán  •  36 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City TAPO to Puebla CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla to Mazatlán
  3. Take the car ferry from Mazatlan Ferry Terminal to La Paz Ferry Terminal
  4. Take the bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas

$140 - $226

Drive  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas 2538.7 miles

$340 - $500

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The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which costs $1200 - $4800 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which takes 3 h 57 min and costs $1200 - $4800.

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The distance between Mexico City and Cabo San Lucas is 1182 km. The road distance is 4062 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico?

Viva Aerobus, Interjet and two other airlines fly from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas every 3 hours.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Toluca to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Toluca to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Train operators
Sistema de Transporte Colectivo Metro
Phone
+52 55 5709 0860
Email
redessociales@metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Website
metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Subway from Pino Suárez_1_2 to Observatorio
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Bus operators
Aguila
Phone
01-800-026-8931
Email
info@autobusesaguila.com
Website
autobusesaguila.com
Bus from San José del Cabo to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
autobusesaguila.com
Bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
autobusesaguila.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Tepotzotlán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$70 - $110
Full Fare
$100 - $140
Regular Price
$88
Internet Discount
$71
Bus from Mexico Central Norte to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$55 - $80
Full Fare
$75 - $110
Regular Price
$75
Internet Discount
$67
Bus from Puebla to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $120
Estrella Roja
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México TAPO to Puebla Terminal CAPU
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$7 - $11
Ferry operators
Baja Ferries
Phone
01-800-3377437, 612-12-3 6397
Email
ventas.lapaz@bajaferries.com.mx clientes@bajaferries.com.mx reservaciones@bajaferries.com.mx
Website
bajaferries.com
Car ferry from Topolobampo to La Paz Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
bajaferries.com
Car ferry from Mazatlan Ferry Terminal to La Paz Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
bajaferries.com

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