There are 4 ways to get from Santa Ana to Ensenada by 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

Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. 9493 / ...

$25 - $49

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$40 - $76

Bus, Tijuana Airport to Ensenada  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Reynosa-Tijuana
  2. Tijuana Airport to Ensenada

$58 - $121

Drive  •  3 h 11 min

  1. 175.1 miles

$17 - $25

What companies run services between Santa Ana, CA, USA and Ensenada, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Santa Ana to Ensenada via San Ysidro, Ca and Tijuana in around 5 h 49 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Ensenada
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santa Ana and Ensenada is 240 km. The road distance is 280 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santa Ana to Ensenada is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Santa Ana to Ensenada is to drive which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $17 - $25.

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Ana to Ensenada. However, there are services departing from Santa Ana, Ca and arriving at Ensenada via Tijuana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Santa Ana to Ensenada, including transfers.