There are 7 ways to get from Tijuana to Guatemala City by plane, 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

Fly Tijuana to Guatemala City  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Guatemala City (GUA) TIJ - GUA

$226 - $761

Cheapest option

Bus TAP  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico
  2. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City

$142 - $291

5 alternative options

Fly San Diego to Guatemala City  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Guatemala City (GUA) SAN - GUA

$326 - $1,008

Fly Tijuana to Tapachula, bus  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Tapachula (TAP) TIJ - TAP
  2. Take the bus from Tecun Uman/Ayutla to Guatemala City

Train to Los Angeles, fly to Guatemala City  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Guatemala City (GUA) LAX - GUA

$223 - $471

Bus Greyhound Mexico  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Matamoros
  2. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$218 - $409

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Guatemala City 2754 miles

$360 - $550

What companies run services between Tijuana, Mexico and Guatemala City, Guatemala?

Skytrans, Aeroméxico and two other airlines fly from Tijuana to Guatemala City every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico, México Central Norte, Tapachula, and Malacatán in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Tijuana to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Tijuana to Tapachula via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $650
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Cancun
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Tijuana to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Tijuana to Tapachula via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Tijuana to Tapachula via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from San Diego to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $850
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
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
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Tecun Uman/Ayutla to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
grupofuentedelnorte.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Autobuses FDN
Phone
79477070 - 22513817
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
44 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Trans Galgos Inter

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tijuana and Guatemala City is 3335 km. The road distance is 4406 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Guatemala City is to bus which costs $2600 - $5500 and takes 2 days 19 h.

The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Guatemala City is to fly which takes 7 h 44 min and costs $4100 - $15000.

No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to Guatemala City. However, there are services departing from Tijuana and arriving at Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional via Matamoros and Tapachula, Mexico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 12 h.

It takes approximately 7 h 44 min to get from Tijuana to Guatemala City, including transfers.