There are 5 ways to get from Tijuana to Mazatlán 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Mazatlan  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Mazatlan (MZT) TIJ - MZT

$111 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus TAP  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mazatlán

$60 - $190

3 alternative options

Fly to Culiacan, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Culiacan (CUL) TIJ - CUL
  2. Take the bus from Culiacán to Mazatlán

$69 - $388

Bus Tufesa  •  27 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
  2. Take the bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to San Luis Rio Colorado
  3. Take the bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mazatlán

$71 - $165

Drive  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Mazatlán 1216.7 miles

$160 - $240

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

Volaris flies from Tijuana to Mazatlán once daily. Alternatively, TAP operates a bus from Tijuana to Mazatlán every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $120 and the journey takes 27 h 20 min. ETN also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mazatlan
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan via Hermosillo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Culiacan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $24
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$11 - $16
Platinum
$17 - $22
Ejecutivo
$17 - $24
Bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to San Luis Río Colorado
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$6 - $10
Platinum
$10 - $14
Ejecutivo
$10 - $14
Bus from San Luis Río Colorado to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
22 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$50 - $75
Platinum
$75 - $100
Ejecutivo
$90 - $130
TAP
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $190
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$95 - $140
Full Fare
$130 - $190
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Bus from Mexicali Bus Terminal to San Luis Rio Colorado
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
Book at
reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tijuana and Mazatlán is 1464 km. The road distance is 1947 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Mazatlán is to bus which costs $1200 - $3600 and takes 27 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Mazatlán is to fly which takes 4 h 14 min and costs $2100 - $5500.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tijuana and arriving at Mazatlán. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Tijuana to Mazatlán, including transfers.