There are 4 ways to get from Mexico City to Toluca by subway, bus, rideshare, taxi 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

Line 1 subway, bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Salto del Agua_1 to Observatorio 1
  2. Take the bus from México Central Poniente to Toluca Toluca / ...

$5 - $18

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ciudad De México to Toluca De Lerdo 41.3 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mexico City to Toluca 41.5 miles

$16 - $20

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Toluca 41.5 miles

$5 - $8

Questions & Answers

The distance between Mexico City and Toluca is 57 km. The road distance is 66.4 km.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Toluca without a car is to line 1 subway and bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Mexico City to Toluca, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Toluca is 66 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Mexico City to Toluca.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Toluca. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Mexico City and Toluca. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Toluca.
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  • Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Toluca, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Mexico City to Toluca. However, you can take the line 1 subway to Observatorio, take the walk to México Central Poniente, then take the bus to Toluca. Alternatively, BlaBlaCar operates a vehicle from Mexico City to Toluca every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

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 Salto del Agua_1 to Observatorio
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
metro.cdmx.gob.mx
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from México Central Poniente to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $18
Full Fare
$6 - $9
Autobuses Zina
Phone
01800 00 94622
Website
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Poniente to Toluca
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Book at
autobuseszinacantepec.com.mx
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ciudad De México to Toluca De Lerdo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Mexico City to Toluca
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Yellow Cab Sitio 300
Phone
+52 800 822 5424
Website
taxisyellowcab.com

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