There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Baja California Sur by plane, bus or car

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Fly San Diego to San Jose Cabo  •  4 h 30 min

  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  •  4 h 48 min

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

$88 - $454

3 alternative options

Fly Tijuana to La Paz  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to La Paz (LAP) TIJ - LAP

$93 - $323

Bus  •  26 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to La Paz

$100 - $150

Drive  •  22 h 19 min

  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 26 h 3 min.

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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 4 h 30 min.

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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 26 h 3 min and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min 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 4 h 30 min and costs $120 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 26 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to San Jose Cabo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 8 min.

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Baja California Sur is 1 h ahead of San Diego. It is currently 12:19 AM in San Diego and 1:19 AM in Baja California Sur.

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

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Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and American 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: 4 h 30 min

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

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from San Diego to San José del Cabo every 4 hours. Alternatively, ABC operates a bus from San Diego to La Paz once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 24 h 20 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Tijuana to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to San Jose Cabo via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 9 min and costs $2 - $3.

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