There are 9 ways to get from San Jose to Calexico by plane, bus, train 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 San Diego, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to San Diego (SAN) SJC - SAN
  2. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Calexico, Ca

$97 - $380

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Los Angeles Oakland-LA
  2. Take the bus from El Monte, Ca to Calexico, Ca 9614 / ...

$56 - $107

7 alternative options

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to San Diego, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to San Diego (SAN) SFO - SAN
  3. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Calexico, Ca

$98 - $370

Train to Oakland, fly to San Diego, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to San Diego (SAN) OAK - SAN
  3. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Calexico, Ca

$130 - $447

Fly San Jose to El Centro  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to El Centro (IPL) SJC - IPL

$167 - $652

Bus  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 6853 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca 9612

$65 - $160

Train, bus  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from El Monte, Ca to Calexico, Ca 9614 / ...

$95 - $246

Train, bus via Yuma Amtrak  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Yuma Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Yuma to Calexico,CA

$147 - $353

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Calexico 563.3 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Calexico is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Calexico is to fly which costs $160 - $650 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between San Jose and Calexico is 487 miles. The road distance is 563.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 39 min to get from San Jose to Calexico, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Jose to Calexico. However, there are services departing from San Jose, Ca and arriving at Calexico, Ca via Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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

Southwest Airlines, Mokulele and three other airlines fly from San Jose to Calexico hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose to Calexico via Los Angeles, Ca in around 13 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Oakland to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to San Diego
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Mokulele
Website
mokuleleairlines.com
Flights from San Jose to El Centro via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Jose to El Centro via Las Vegas, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Jose to El Centro via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from San Jose to El Centro via Seattle, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from San Jose to El Centro via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
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
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$290 - $400
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Yuma Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Bus operators
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 Diego, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
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
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from El Monte, Ca to Calexico, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from San Jose, CA to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Yuma to Calexico,CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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