There are 11 ways to get from San Jose to Pátzcuaro by train, plane, taxi, 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.

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Train to Oakland, fly to Morelia, taxi  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Morelia (MLM) OAK - MLM
  3. Take a taxi from Morelia to Pátzcuaro

$400 - $1,109

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Bus via Anaheim, Ca  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Anaheim, CA
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Uruapan
  4. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$130 - $261

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Fly San Jose to Morelia, taxi  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Morelia (MLM) SJC - MLM
  2. Take a taxi from Morelia to Pátzcuaro

$342 - $962

Fly San Jose to Guadalajara, bus  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Guadalajara (GDL) SJC - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
  3. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$166 - $811

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Guadalajara, bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Guadalajara (GDL) SFO - GDL
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
  4. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$166 - $775

Train to Oakland, fly to Guadalajara, bus  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Guadalajara (GDL) OAK - GDL
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
  4. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$234 - $808

Bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from San Jose, CA to Tijuana
  2. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
  3. Take the bus from Mexicali, MX to Uruapan
  4. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$167 - $287

Bus TAP Royal International  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Santa Clara & Almaden Avenue to Monterey & 2Nd 68
  2. Take the bus from Gilroy, CA to Huntington Park
  3. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Morelia
  4. Take the bus from Morelia to Uruapan
  5. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$277 - $312

Train, bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  4. Take the bus from Tijuana to Uruapan
  5. Take the bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro

$185 - $437

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Morelia
  5. Take a taxi from Morelia to Pátzcuaro

$394 - $984

Drive  •  35 h 8 min

  1. Drive from San Jose to Pátzcuaro 2086.6 miles

$270 - $410

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Jose to Pátzcuaro. However, there are services departing from San Jose, CA and arriving at Pátzcuaro via Anaheim, Ca, Tijuana and Uruapan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 4 h.

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The distance between San Jose and Pátzcuaro is 1745 miles. The road distance is 2086.6 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Pátzcuaro without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 4 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from San Jose to Pátzcuaro, including transfers.

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San Jose to Pátzcuaro bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from San Jose, CA station.

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The quickest flight from Oakland Airport to Morelia Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 2 min.

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San Jose to Pátzcuaro bus services, operated by Primera Plus, arrive at Pátzcuaro station.

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Pátzcuaro is 2 h ahead of San Jose. It is currently 4:06 AM in San Jose and 6:06 AM in Pátzcuaro.

Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Pátzcuaro is 2087 miles. It takes approximately 35 h 8 min to drive from San Jose to Pátzcuaro.

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Volaris offers flights from Oakland Airport to Morelia Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Jose to Pátzcuaro.
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  • Distance: 1744.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 12 min

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

You can take a bus from San Jose to Pátzcuaro via Anaheim, CA, Anaheim, Ca, Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx, Tijuana, and Uruapan in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Oakland to Morelia
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Morelia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Oakland to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,900
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $2,000
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from San Francisco to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
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 San Jose Diridon Station to Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 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 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 Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$320 - $460
Business Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Room
$700 - $1,000
Bus operators
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Uruapan to Pátzcuaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Autovías
Website
autovias.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
autovias.com.mx
Bus from Morelia to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
autovias.com.mx
La Linea
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
lalinea.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
lalinea.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan Central Camionera
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$22 - $35
Full Fare
$21 - $30
Regular Price
$38
Internet Discount
$32
Bus from Morelia to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $22
Full Fare
$10 - $14
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Morelia
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $95
Full Fare
$85 - $130
Regular Price
$101
Internet Discount
$86
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
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 Anaheim, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
38 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$120 - $170
Bus from Mexicali, MX to Uruapan
Ave. Duration
35 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$110 - $160
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from San Jose, CA to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Book at
GotoBus
Bus from Gilroy, CA to Huntington Park
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
GotoBus
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Santa Clara VTA
Phone
+1 408-321-2300
Website
vta.org
Bus from Santa Clara & Almaden Avenue to Monterey & 2Nd
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
vta.org
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Morelia
Ave. Duration
40 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$214
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Morelia to Pátzcuaro
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Radio Taxi Ejecutivo
Phone
+52 443 323 1009
Radio Taxi Tarase
Phone
+52 443 326 2225

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