There are 5 ways to get from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) by bus, train, car, plane or tram

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Line 6853 bus, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 6853 bus from San Fernando, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1443 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca 9465

$32 - $114

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Line 794 bus, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 794 bus from Truman / Maclay to Hill / 7th 94 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Tijuana International Airport LA - Tijuana / ...

$14 - $68

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Line 794 bus, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 794 bus from Truman / Maclay to Hill / College 94 / ...
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Pacific Surfliner

$40 - $134

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) 162.3 miles

$15 - $23

Train, fly, tram  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Sylmar/San Fernando station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  3. Take the tram from America Plaza Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border

$123 - $416

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The cheapest way to get from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ). However, there are services departing from San Fernando, Ca and arriving at Tijuana Airport via Los Angeles, Ca and San Ysidro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between San Fernando and Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is 147 miles. The road distance is 162.3 miles.

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The best way to get from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) without a car is to line 6853 bus and bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs $30 - $120.

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ), including transfers.

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San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Fernando, Ca station.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport is the direct flight which takes 48 min.

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San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at San Ysidro, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ).

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  • Distance: 147.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between San Fernando, CA, USA and Tijuana Airport (TIJ), Mexico?

You can take a bus from San Fernando to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) via Los Angeles, Ca, San Ysidro, Ca, and San Ysidro in around 5 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot
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
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Sylmar/San Fernando station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from America Plaza Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Fernando, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Truman / Maclay to Hill / 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
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
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Downtown Los Angeles to Tijuana International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $65
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GotoBus
Plus
$12 - $17
Platinum
$18 - $24
Ejecutivo
$19 - $27

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to San Diego Airport.

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