There are 11 ways to get from Modesto to Tijuana by bus, plane, subway, train, night 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.

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Bus to Oakland, fly, line 9455 bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN
  3. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$113 - $413

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Bus Tufesa  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, CA to San Ysidro, CA

$30 - $109

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Fly from Stockton, line 9455 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Stockton (SCK) to San Diego (SAN) SCK - SAN
  2. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$148 - $328

Bus, BART to San Francisco, fly, line 9455 bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Take the BART from Hayward BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN
  4. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$104 - $376

Bus, bus to San Jose, fly, line 9455 bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  3. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to San Diego (SAN) SJC - SAN
  4. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$113 - $435

Bus to Sacramento, fly, line 9455 bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to San Diego (SAN) SMF - SAN
  3. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$130 - $490

Bus to Fresno, fly, line 9455 bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to San Diego (SAN) FAT - SAN
  3. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$113 - $379

Bus via Los Angeles, Ca  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1429 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx 9489 / ...

$55 - $134

Train, bus  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Modesto Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot

Bus, night bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  2. Take the night bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$62 - $150

Drive  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Modesto to Tijuana 453.9 miles

$40 - $65

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No, there is no direct bus from Modesto to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from Modesto, Ca and arriving at Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 5 min.

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The distance between Modesto and Tijuana is 423 miles. The road distance is 453.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Modesto to Tijuana without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Modesto to Tijuana, including transfers.

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Modesto to Tijuana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Modesto, Ca station.

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The quickest flight from Oakland Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Modesto to Tijuana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Modesto to Tijuana is 454 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to drive from Modesto to Tijuana.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Oakland Airport to San Diego Airport.

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There are 194+ hotels available in Tijuana. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Modesto to Tijuana.
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  • Distance: 423 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Modesto, CA, USA and Tijuana, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Modesto to Tijuana via Los Angeles, Ca in around 11 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Sacramento to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from Sacramento to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Fresno to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fresno to San Diego via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Stockton to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $220
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
bart.gov
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 Modesto Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Modesto, CA to San Ysidro, CA
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $90
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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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com

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