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There are 6 ways to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur by plane, tram, bus or car

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Fly San Diego to San Jose Cabo  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) SAN - SJD

$126 - $398

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Fly Tijuana to San Jose Cabo  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) TIJ - SJD

$86 - $438

4 alternative options

Tram to Tijuana, fly to La Paz  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the tram from Fifth Avenue Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to La Paz (LAP) TIJ - LAP

$90 - $308

Tram to Tijuana, fly to Loreto  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the tram from Fifth Avenue Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Loreto (LTO) TIJ - LTO

$172 - $1,154

Bus  •  26h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to La Paz Tijuana

$100 - $150

Drive  •  22h 19m

  1. Drive from San Diego to La Paz 945.6 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur is to bus which costs $100 - $150 and takes 26h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur is to fly which costs $120 - $400 and takes 4h 27m.

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The distance between San Diego and Baja California Sur is 601 miles. The road distance is 945.6 miles.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur without a car is to bus which takes 26h 13m and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur is to fly which takes 4h 27m and costs $120 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 26h 13m.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Baja California Sur is 1h ahead of San Diego. It is currently 5:10 PM in San Diego and 6:10 PM in Baja California Sur.

Yes, the driving distance between San Diego to Baja California Sur is 946 miles. It takes approximately 22h 19m to drive from San Diego to Baja California Sur.

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Sun Country Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur.
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  • Distance: 600.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Baja California Sur, Mexico?

Sun Country Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and three other airlines fly from San Diego to San José del Cabo 5 times a day. Alternatively, ABC operates a bus from San Diego to La Paz 3 times a day. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 24h 30m.

Airlines
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Tijuana to Loreto
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Tijuana to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Tijuana to San Jose Cabo via Loreto
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Tijuana to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to San Jose Cabo via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Fifth Avenue Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
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reservamos.mx

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The best way to get from San Diego to San Diego Airport is to line 992 bus which takes 9m and costs $2 - $3.

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