There are 11 ways to get from Monterey to Zacatecas by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly San Jose to Zacatecas  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Zacatecas (ZCL) SJC - ZCL

$295 - $913

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Salinas, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas

$178 - $302

9 alternative options

Fly Monterey to Zacatecas  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Monterey (MRY) to Zacatecas (ZCL) MRY - ZCL

$232 - $816

Fly Monterey to Aguascalientes, bus  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Monterey (MRY) to Aguascalientes (AGU) MRY - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$192 - $638

Fly San Jose to Guadalajara, bus  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Guadalajara (GDL) SJC - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
  3. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$210 - $859

Fly San Francisco to Guadalajara, bus  •  13 h 54 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Guadalajara (GDL) SFO - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
  3. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$200 - $809

Fly Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato, bus  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Monterey (MRY) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) MRY - BJX
  2. Take the bus from León to Zacatecas

$210 - $658

Train, bus  •  44 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Salinas Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
  3. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
  4. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas

$227 - $598

Bus  •  47 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Tyler / Franklin to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station 55
  2. Take the bus from Gilroy, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Mazatlán
  4. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Durango
  5. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$232 - $353

Bus via Culiacán  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Salinas, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán
  3. Take the bus from Culiacán to Durango
  4. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$235 - $375

Drive  •  31 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Monterey to Zacatecas 1782.5 miles

$230 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Monterey to Zacatecas is to bus and night bus which costs $170 - $310 and takes 2 days 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Monterey to Zacatecas is to fly which costs $290 - $950 and takes 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monterey to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from Tyler / Franklin and arriving at Zacatecas via Gilroy, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Huntington Park, Mazatlán and Durango. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 h 55 min.

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The distance between Monterey and Zacatecas is 1506 miles. The road distance is 1782.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Monterey to Zacatecas without a car is to bus which takes 47 h 55 min and costs $230 - $360.

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It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Monterey to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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Monterey to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Monterey-Salinas Transit, depart from Tyler / Franklin station.

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The best way to get from Monterey to Zacatecas is to fly which takes 7 h 25 min and costs $290 - $950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $230 - $360 and takes 47 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from San Jose Airport to Zacatecas Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 33 min.

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Monterey to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Omnibus de Mexico, arrive at Zacatecas station.

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Map of how to get from Monterey to Zacatecas.
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  • Distance: 1505.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 25 min

What companies run services between Monterey, CA, USA and Zacatecas, Mexico?

Volaris flies from Monterey to Zacatecas twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Monterey to Zacatecas via Monterey / Gilroy Train Station, Gilroy, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Pacific / Florence, Huntington Park, Mazatlán, and Durango in around 47 h 55 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from San Jose to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Phoenix, San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 47 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,000
Flights from Monterey to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,900
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
12 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Flights from Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
11 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
13 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Monterey to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Monterey to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,000
Train operators
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
Train from Salinas Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$14
Internet Discount
$12
Bus from León to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$22 - $35
Full Fare
$21 - $29
Regular Price
$27
Internet Discount
$23
Bus from Mazatlán to Durango
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$23 - $35
Full Fare
$23 - $35
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$24 - $35
Full Fare
$24 - $35
Regular Price
$38
Internet Discount
$33
Bus from Culiacán to Durango
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$30 - $50
Full Fare
$35 - $55
Regular Price
$79
Internet Discount
$67
Bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$26 - $40
Full Fare
$27 - $40
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$15 - $21
Ejecutivo
$14 - $15
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Regular Price
$19
Internet Discount
$17
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $18
Primera Select
$16 - $21
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$18 - $28
Primera Select
$29 - $40
Bus from Mazatlán to Durango
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $21
Primera Select
$20 - $27
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Regular Price
$27
Internet Discount
$24
Monterey-Salinas Transit
Phone
1-888-678-2871
Email
customerservice@mst.org
Website
mst.org
Bus from Tyler / Franklin to Monterey / Gilroy Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
mst.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Gilroy, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Salinas, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$168
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$99
Primera Select
$106

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