There are 5 ways to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate by tram, 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

Tram, bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the tram from Washington St Station to El Cajon Transit Center Sycuan Green Line
  2. Take the bus from El Cajon Transit Center to Sr 188 & Tecate Mart 894

$4 - $6

4 alternative options

Line 9610 bus, bus  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 9610 bus from San Diego, Ca to El Cajon 9610 / ...
  2. Take the bus from El Cajon Transit Center to Sr 188 & Tecate Mart 894

$12 - $24

Line 9455 bus, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx 9455 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Tecate Ensenada-Tecate

$14 - $30

Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from San Ysidro Transit Center to Tecate Tijuana Airport-Ciudad Juárez

$40 - $60

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate 48.7 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate is to tram and bus which costs $4 - $6 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between San Diego Airport (SAN) and Tecate is 35 miles. The road distance is 48.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate. However, there are services departing from Lindbergh Field & Terminal 1 and arriving at Sr 188 & Tecate Mart via San Diego, Ca and El Cajon Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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What companies run services between San Diego Airport (SAN), USA and Tecate, Mexico?

You can take a bus from San Diego Airport (SAN) to Tecate via Broadway & State St, San Diego, Ca, El Cajon, and El Cajon Transit Center in around 3 h 28 min.

Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Washington St Station to El Cajon Transit Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 El Cajon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
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
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Tecate
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$5 - $8
Primera Select
$3 - $5
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Ysidro Transit Center to Tecate
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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