There are 6 ways to get from San Fernando to Tijuana by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. 9483 / ...

$29 - $69

Cheapest option

Line 794 bus, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. 94 / ...

$13 - $38

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$43 - $92

Line 794 bus, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. 94 / ...
  2. Pacific Surfliner

$42 - $100

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. 161.7 miles

$15 - $23

Train, fly, line 9455 bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. LAX - SAN

$128 - $386

What companies run services between San Fernando, CA, USA and Tijuana, Mexico?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from San Fernando to Tijuana hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h. Greyhound Mexico also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from San Fernando to Tijuana every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Truman / Maclay to Hill / College
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Truman / Maclay to Hill / 5th
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$11 - $16
Platinum
$17 - $22
Ejecutivo
$18 - $25

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Fernando and Tijuana is 239 km. The road distance is 259 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Fernando to Tijuana is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from San Fernando to Tijuana is to drive which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $15 - $23.

No, there is no direct bus from San Fernando to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from San Fernando, Ca and arriving at Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from San Fernando to Tijuana, including transfers.