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There are 5 ways to get from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles by bus, train, car, tram or plane

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Bus ACN Autobuses  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana International Airport to Los Angeles 606 Aeropuerto Tijuana / ...

$40 - $60

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana Airport to San Ysidro Tijuana Airport-San Ysidro / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9480 / ...

$35 - $110

3 alternative options

Train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Pacific Surfliner

$35 - $80

Drive  •  2h 28m

  1. Drive from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles 141.1 miles

$13 - $20

Line 905 bus, tram, fly  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the line 905 bus from Siempre Viva Rd & Avenida Costa Brava to Iris Avenue Transit Center
  2. Take the tram from Iris Ave Station to America Plaza Station
  3. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Los Angeles (LAX) SAN - LAX

$107 - $348

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The cheapest way to get from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 2h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 2h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tijuana International Airport and arriving at Los Angeles. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Tijuana Airport (TIJ) and Los Angeles is 205 km. The road distance is 225.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles without a car is to bus which takes 3h 49m and costs $800 - $1200.

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The bus from Tijuana International Airport to Los Angeles takes 3h 49m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, depart from Tijuana International Airport station.

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The best way to get from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles is to bus which takes 3h 49m and costs $800 - $1200. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $650 - $1600 and takes 5h 1m.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, arrive at Los Angeles station.

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Map of how to get from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles.
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  • Distance: 128 miles
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Tijuana Airport (TIJ), Mexico and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

ACN Autobuses operates a bus from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles twice daily, and the journey takes 3h 49m. Greyhound Mexico also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from Iris Ave Station to America Plaza Station
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Tijuana International Airport to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana Airport to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana Airport to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.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 San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Yes, the driving distance between Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles is 226 km. It takes approximately 2h 28m to drive from Tijuana Airport (TIJ) to Los Angeles.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from San Diego Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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