There are 12 ways to get from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas by taxi, plane, bus, night bus, train 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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Taxi to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly to Guadalajara, bus, taxi  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rancho Santa Margarita to Ontario/San Bernardino
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Guadalajara (GDL) ONT - GDL
  3. Take the bus from Zapopan to Tepic
  4. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$327 - $589

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Train, bus TAP, taxi  •  38 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Penas
  3. Take a taxi from Penas to San Blas

$134 - $260

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Night bus to Tijuana, fly to Tepic, taxi  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Tepic (TPQ) TIJ - TPQ
  3. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$161 - $407

Night bus to Tijuana, fly to Puerto Vallarta, bus, taxi  •  12 h

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) TIJ - PVR
  3. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
  4. Take a taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas

$151 - $381

Fly Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta, bus, taxi  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Santa Ana (SNA) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) SNA - PVR
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
  3. Take a taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas

$178 - $1,065

Train to San Diego, fly to Puerto Vallarta, bus, taxi  •  12 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) SAN - PVR
  3. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
  4. Take a taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas

$227 - $979

Train to Los Angeles, fly to Puerto Vallarta, bus, taxi  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) LAX - PVR
  3. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
  4. Take a taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas

$194 - $1,214

Night bus to Tijuana, fly to Mazatlan, bus, taxi  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Mazatlan (MZT) TIJ - MZT
  3. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Penas
  4. Take a taxi from Penas to San Blas

$173 - $418

Bus TAP Royal International, taxi  •  38 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Tepic
  3. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$250 - $277

Train, bus TAP Royal International, taxi  •  38 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Irvine Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Tucson to Tepic
  4. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$306 - $478

Bus Autobuses Elite, taxi  •  39 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Tepic
  4. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$148 - $209

Drive  •  24 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas 1443.5 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas is to bus and taxi which costs $140 - $210 and takes 39 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas is to taxi and fly and bus which costs $320 - $600 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The distance between Rancho Santa Margarita and San Blas is 1131 miles. The road distance is 1443.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 38 h 17 min and costs $130 - $260.

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Guadalajara Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 11 min.

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San Blas is 1 h ahead of Rancho Santa Margarita. It is currently 3:33 PM in Rancho Santa Margarita and 4:33 PM in San Blas.

Yes, the driving distance between Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas is 1444 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 14 min to drive from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas.

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Volaris and American Airlines offer flights from Ontario/San Bernardino Airport to Guadalajara Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in San Blas. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas.
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  • Distance: 1130.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 19 min

What companies run services between Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, USA and San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Rancho Santa Margarita to San Blas. However, you can take the taxi to Ontario/San Bernardino airport, fly to Guadalajara, take the walk to Aeropuerto Guadalajara GDL, take the bus to Guadalajara, take the bus to Zapopan, take the bus to Tepic, then take the taxi to San Blas. Alternatively, you can take the line 87 bus to Paseo De Valencia-Calle De Los Caballeros, take the walk to Laguna Hills Trans Ctr Dock 5, take the line 83 bus to Santa Ana-Santiago, take the walk to Santa Ana, Ca, take the night bus to San Ysidro, Ca, take the walk to San Ysidro, take the bus to Tijuana Airport, take the walk to Tijuana airport, fly to Tepic, then take the taxi to San Blas.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Tijuana to Tepic
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Tijuana to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Tijuana to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Guadalajara via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from San Diego to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $2,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $6,500
Flights from San Diego to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,200
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Tijuana to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $440
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tijuana to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Santa Ana to Puerto Vallarta via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Puerto Vallarta via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $3,600
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,100
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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Juan Capistrano Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Irvine Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Tucson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Bus operators
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Zapopan to Tepic
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$15 - $22
Bus from Mazatlán to Penas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$17 - $23
Bus from Tijuana to Penas
Ave. Duration
30 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$95 - $140
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Zapopan to Tepic
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Mazatlán to Penas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Tepic
Ave. Duration
33 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Tucson to Tepic
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$132
Schedules at
taproyal.com
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
Night bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Compostela
Website
rivieranayarit.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sayulitalife.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
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 - $105
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$97
Primera Select
$105
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Tepic
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Tepic
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Book at
GotoBus
Plus
$11 - $16
Platinum
$17 - $22
Ejecutivo
$18 - $25
Other operators
Taxi from Rancho Santa Margarita to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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