There are 7 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.

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Fly Mexico City to San Jose Cabo  •  4 h 12 min

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

$63 - $233

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Line 1 subway to Toluca, fly to San Jose Cabo, 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

$100 - $284

Fly Mexico City to La Paz, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to La Paz (LAP) MEX - LAP
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas

$74 - $264

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

$150 - $248

Bus Primera Plus, car ferry  •  31 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from México Norte to Mazatlan
  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

$141 - $162

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

$128 - $209

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 $1100 - $4400 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which costs $1100 - $4400 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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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 4 h 12 min to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Cabo San Lucas is 1 h behind Mexico City. It is currently 6:19 AM in Mexico City and 5:19 AM in Cabo San Lucas.

Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas is 4062 km. It takes approximately 2 days 2 h to drive from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas.

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Viva Aerobus, Aeroméxico, Interjet and Volaris offer flights from Mexico City Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport.

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There are 433+ hotels available in Cabo San Lucas. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Mexico City Airport is to line 4 night bus which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Cabo San Lucas.
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  • Distance: 739 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

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 2 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 15 min
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
Flights from Toluca to San Jose Cabo via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Mexico City to La Paz via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Mexico City to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 Mexico City to San Jose Cabo via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Mexico City to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Mexico City to San Jose Cabo via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
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
$2 - $4
Schedules at
autobusesaguila.com
Bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
autobusesaguila.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Tepotzotlán to Los Mochis
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$80 - $120
Full Fare
$110 - $160
Regular Price
$97
Internet Discount
$78
Bus from Mexico Central Norte to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $120
Regular Price
$82
Internet Discount
$74
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from México Norte to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
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
$59
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
$66
Schedules at
bajaferries.com

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