There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas by plane, 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

Fly San Diego to San Jose Cabo  •  5 h 9 min

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

$127 - $402

Cheapest option

Line 9455 bus to Tijuana, fly to San Jose Cabo, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to San Jose Cabo (SJD) TIJ - SJD
  3. Take the bus from San José del Cabo to Cabo San Lucas

$92 - $452

3 alternative options

Fly Tijuana to La Paz, bus  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to La Paz (LAP) TIJ - LAP
  2. Take the bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas

$105 - $335

Bus  •  29 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas

$99 - $148

Drive  •  24 h 18 min

  1. Drive from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas 1040 miles

$130 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas is to bus which costs $95 - $150 and takes 29 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas is to fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs $120 - $410.

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The distance between San Diego and Cabo San Lucas is 1304 km. The road distance is 1664 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Cabo San Lucas via Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Sun Country Airlines and three other airlines fly from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas every 3 hours. Alternatively, ABC operates a bus from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas once daily. Tickets cost $90 - $130 and the journey takes 27 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
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
Flights from Tijuana to La Paz
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to San Jose Cabo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$8 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
Aguila
Phone
01-800-026-8931
Email
info@autobusesaguila.com
Website
autobusesaguila.com
Bus from San José del Cabo to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
autobusesaguila.com
Bus from La Paz to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
autobusesaguila.com
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Cabo San Lucas
Ave. Duration
27 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx

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