How to get from Santa Ana Airport (SNA) to Tijuana Airport (TIJ)

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Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 38 min

  1. 9493 / ...

$22 - $54

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Matamoros-Tijuana Airport

$42 - $64

Train, tram  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner
  2. UC San Diego Blue Line

$37 - $77

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. 105.8 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

The distance between Santa Ana Airport (SNA) and Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is 151 km. The road distance is 169 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santa Ana Airport (SNA) to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Santa Ana Airport (SNA) to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) is to drive which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $10 - $15.

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Ana Airport (SNA) to Tijuana Airport (TIJ). However, there are services departing from Von Karman-Quartz and arriving at Tijuana International Airport via Santa Ana, Ca and Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Santa Ana Airport (SNA) to Tijuana Airport (TIJ), including transfers.

What companies run services between Santa Ana Airport (SNA), USA and Tijuana Airport (TIJ), Mexico?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Santa Ana Airport (SNA) to Tijuana Airport (TIJ) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Greyhound Mexico also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Irvine Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana Airport (TIJ)
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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