There are 6 ways to get from Portland to Tijuana by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly to San Diego, line 9455 bus  •  5 h 50 min

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

$124 - $476

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Bus  •  26 h

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Los Angeles, Ca 1431
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Tijuana (Yellow Cab) LA - Tijuana

$105 - $299

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Fly to Santa Ana, night bus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Santa Ana (SNA) PDX - SNA
  2. Take the night bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$112 - $396

Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, bus  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) PDX - ONT
  2. Take the bus from Fontana to Tijuana (Yellow Cab)

$118 - $430

Train  •  35 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner

$190 - $530

Drive  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Tijuana 1110.5 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Tijuana is to fly and night bus which costs $110 - $400 and takes 8 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Tijuana is to fly and line 9455 bus which costs $120 - $480 and takes 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portland to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Tijuana (Yellow Cab) via 7th / Decatur and Huntington Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h.

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The distance between Portland and Tijuana is 955 miles. The road distance is 1110.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Tijuana without a car is to bus which takes 26 h and costs $100 - $300.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Portland to Tijuana, including transfers.

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Portland to Tijuana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Or station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Tijuana is to bus which takes 26 h and costs $100 - $300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 35 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 21 min.

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Portland to Tijuana bus services, operated by Tufesa, arrive at Tijuana (Yellow Cab) station.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Tijuana.
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  • Distance: 954.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Tijuana, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Portland to Tijuana via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Pacific / Florence, and Huntington Park in around 26 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to Tijuana via Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, San Diego Santa Fe Depot, America Plaza Station, and San Ysidro/Intl Border in around 35 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to San Diego via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to San Diego via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to San Diego via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to San Diego via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Portland to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Portland to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana via Santa Rosa
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Portland to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to San Diego via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Santa Ana via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Portland to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 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 San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20
Night bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Portland, Or to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$180 - $240
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Fontana to Tijuana (Yellow Cab)
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
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GotoBus
Plus
$14 - $20
Platinum
$21 - $28
Ejecutivo
$23 - $35
Bus from Huntington Park to Tijuana (Yellow Cab)
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $65
Book at
GotoBus
Plus
$11 - $17
Platinum
$17 - $23
Ejecutivo
$18 - $25

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Tijuana is 1111 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 33 min to drive from Portland to Tijuana.

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United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to San Diego Airport.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Tijuana. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 35 min and costs $3.

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