There are 6 ways to get from Ontario to Mexicali by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Ontario Amtrak to Yuma Amtrak Sunset Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal Tufesa

$50 - $119

Cheapest option

Bus via Tijuana  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Fontana, CA to Tijuana Tufesa
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali

$26 - $57

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Calexico, Ca 9612 / ...

$36 - $104

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Ontario to Mexicali 193.7 miles

$19 - $28

Train to Los Angeles, fly to El Centro  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Pomona station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to El Centro (IPL) LAX - IPL

$52 - $143

Fly Ontario/San Bernardino to Yuma, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Yuma (YUM) ONT - YUM
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Rio Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal

$162 - $819

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ontario to Mexicali is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ontario to Mexicali is to drive which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $19 - $28.

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The distance between Ontario and Mexicali is 259 km. The road distance is 310 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Ontario to Mexicali, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ontario to Mexicali. However, there are services departing from Holt @ Palm Eb Fs and arriving at Mexicali via Fontana Metrolink, Sbx- E St @ Rialto Nb Ns, San Bernardino, Ca and Calexico,CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Ontario, CA, USA and Mexicali, Mexico?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Ontario to Mexicali every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Yuma via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Mokulele
Website
mokuleleairlines.com
Flights from Los Angeles to El Centro
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Train operators
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$6 - $9
Platinum
$9 - $13
Ejecutivo
$9 - $13
Bus from Fontana, CA to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$10 - $14
Platinum
$15 - $20
Ejecutivo
$15 - $22
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$6 - $9
Platinum
$10 - $13
Ejecutivo
$9 - $13
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Bernardino, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from San Luis Rio Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx

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