There are 8 ways to get from Tijuana to Celaya by plane, 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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Fly to Queretaro, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Queretaro (QRO) TIJ - QRO
  2. Take the bus from Querétaro to Celaya

$209 - $768

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Fly to Mexico City, bus  •  9 h

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Mexico City (MEX) TIJ - MEX
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City International Airport T1 to Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Celaya

$85 - $229

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Fly to Leon/Guanajuato, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) TIJ - BJX
  2. Take the bus from Irapuato to Celaya

$103 - $224

Fly to Morelia, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Morelia (MLM) TIJ - MLM
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to Celaya

$129 - $234

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  36 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Santiago de Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Celaya

$129 - $168

Bus TAP  •  39 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Morelia
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to Celaya Zihuatanejo

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  41 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana Bus Terminal to Gómez Palacio
  2. Take the bus from Gómez Palacio to Querétaro
  3. Take the bus from Querétaro to Celaya

$154 - $275

Drive  •  28 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Celaya 1719 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Celaya is to fly and bus which costs $1600 - $4400 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Celaya is to fly and bus which costs $3900 - $15000 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to Celaya. However, there are services departing from Tijuana and arriving at Celaya via Guadalajara and Querétaro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 10 min.

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The distance between Tijuana and Celaya is 2085 km. The road distance is 2750.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Celaya without a car is to bus which takes 36 h 10 min and costs $2400 - $3200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Tijuana to Celaya, including transfers.

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Tijuana to Celaya bus services, operated by Autobuses Elite, depart from Tijuana station.

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The quickest flight from Tijuana Airport to Queretaro Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 8 min.

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Tijuana to Celaya bus services, operated by ETN, arrive at Celaya station.

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Celaya is 2 h ahead of Tijuana. It is currently 8:21 AM in Tijuana and 10:21 AM in Celaya.

Map of how to get from Tijuana to Celaya.
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  • Distance: 1303.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Tijuana, Mexico and Celaya, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Tijuana to Celaya via Guadalajara, Santiago de Querétaro, and Querétaro in around 36 h 10 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Queretaro
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Tijuana to Morelia
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tijuana to Queretaro via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Flights from Tijuana to Queretaro via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Tijuana to Morelia via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Celaya
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $18
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $18
Full Fare
$6 - $9
Regular Price
$5
Internet Discount
$5
Bus from Irapuato to Celaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$12 - $19
Full Fare
$7 - $10
Regular Price
$7
Internet Discount
$6
Bus from Guadalajara to Santiago de Querétaro
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$28 - $45
Full Fare
$30 - $45
Regular Price
$42
Internet Discount
$36
Bus from Gómez Palacio to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$45 - $70
Full Fare
$60 - $85
Regular Price
$92
Internet Discount
$78
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Celaya
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City International Airport T1 to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Morelia to Celaya
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Morelia to Celaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$9 - $13
Primera Select
$11 - $14
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$98
Primera Select
$106
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana Bus Terminal to Gómez Palacio
Ave. Duration
28 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Tijuana to Celaya is 2750 km. It takes approximately 28 h 43 min to drive from Tijuana to Celaya.

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Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Tijuana Airport to Queretaro Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Celaya. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Tijuana Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $90 - $190.

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