There are 7 ways to get from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala by plane, train, bus, night 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 Jose to Guatemala City  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Guatemala City (GUA) SJC - GUA

$254 - $1,114

Cheapest option

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Guatemala City  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Guatemala City (GUA) SFO - GUA

$240 - $974

5 alternative options

Fly San Jose to Tapachula, bus  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Tapachula (TAP) SJC - TAP
  2. Take the bus from Tecun Uman/Ayutla to Guatemala City

$282 - $1,125

Bus Tufesa  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
  4. Take the bus from México Central Norte to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  5. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala

$268 - $598

Bus via Mazatlán  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Mazatlán
  3. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Puebla
  4. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  5. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala

$381 - $601

Night bus, bus  •  3 days 7 h

  1. Take the night bus from San Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico
  4. Take the bus from México Central Norte to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  5. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala

$251 - $544

Drive  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Drive from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala 3145 miles

$360 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala is to night bus and bus which costs $250 - $550 and takes 3 days 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala is to fly which costs $250 - $1,200 and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Antigua Guatemala is 2489 miles. The road distance is 3145 miles.

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It takes approximately 11 h 19 min to get from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala. However, there are services departing from San Jose, Ca and arriving at Antigua Guatemala via 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Guadalajara, México Central Norte and San Cristóbal de las Casas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4 h.

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What companies run services between San Jose, CA, USA and Antigua Guatemala?

United Airlines, Aeroméxico and six other airlines fly from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose to Antigua Guatemala via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, 7th / Maple, Los Angeles, Guadalajara, Mexico City North Bus Terminal, México Central Norte, San Cristóbal de las Casas, and San Cristóbal de las Casas in around 3 days 4 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Salt Lake City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Las Vegas, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from San Jose to Tapachula via Salt Lake City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Newark
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from San Jose to Guatemala City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
11 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Guatemala City via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Train operators
Caltrain
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tecun Uman/Ayutla to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Greyhound USA
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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 Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$85 - $130
Platinum
$130 - $170
Ejecutivo
$150 - $210
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $55
Full Fare
$40 - $60
Regular Price
$49
Internet Discount
$44
Bus from Mazatlán to Puebla
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $95
Full Fare
$90 - $130
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Bus from Puebla CAPU to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$30 - $50
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$168
Schedules at
taproyal.com

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