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There are 7 ways to get from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato by bus, plane or car

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Bus to Mexicali, fly

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX)

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Bus to Tijuana, fly

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Tecate
  2. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to La Piedad
  2. Take the bus from La Piedad to Irapuato

Bus via Tlaquepaque

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato

Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to León
  2. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Bus #3

  1. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Salamanca
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Guanajuato

Drive

  1. Drive from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato

San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato by bus

The bus journey time between San Luis Río Colorado and Guanajuato is around 32h 10m and covers a distance of around 2412 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Services are operated by ACN Autobuses, ETN and Primera Plus. Typically 11 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

11 Weekly Buses
32h 10m Average Duration
$1677 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato is to bus and fly which costs $1100 - $3600 and takes 9h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato is to bus and fly which costs $2500 - $22000 and takes 6h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from San Luis Río Colorado and arriving at Guanajuato via La Piedad and Irapuato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 16m.

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The distance between San Luis Río Colorado and Guanajuato is 1846 km. The road distance is 2252.4 km.

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The best way to get from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato without a car is to bus which takes 22h 16m and costs $2500 - $2700.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m to get from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Autobuses Elite, depart from San Luis Río Colorado station.

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The quickest flight from Mexicali Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 44m.

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San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Coordinados, arrive at Irapuato station.

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Guanajuato is 2h ahead of San Luis Río Colorado. It is currently 10:13 PM in San Luis Río Colorado and 12:13 AM in Guanajuato.

Map of how to get from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato.
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  • Distance: 1845.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 41m

What companies run services between San Luis Río Colorado, Mexico and Guanajuato, Mexico?

You can take a bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato via La Piedad and Irapuato in around 22h 16m.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexicali to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$2700 - $19000
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1600 - $6500
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexicali to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1000 - $4800
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1100 - $4600
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $4200
Bus operators
Tufesa Mexico
Phone
+52 644 410 2444
Email
atencionaclientes@tufesa.com.mx
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
TAP
Phone
800 001 1827
Email
clientestap@tap.com.mx
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $380
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
TAP Plus
$260 - $380
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
37h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1800 - $2700
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
TAP Plus
$1800 - $2700
Autobuses Tim Premier
Phone
+52 687 872 9871
Email
autobusestimpremier@gmail.com
Website
tim.miticket.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Tecate
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$300
Schedules at
tim.miticket.mx
Autobuses Elite
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to La Piedad
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2320
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from La Piedad to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$145
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to León
Ave. Duration
32h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2453
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from La Piedad to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$160 - $210
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$420 - $550
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
ETN
Phone
+52 800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$390 - $550
Regular price at station
$450 - $600

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Yes, the driving distance between San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato is 2252 km. It takes approximately 25h 1m to drive from San Luis Río Colorado to Guanajuato.

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Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Mexicali Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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