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There are 7 ways to get from Tijuana to Mexico City by plane, bus or car

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Fly Tijuana to Mexico City  •  4h 35m

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Mexico City (MEX) TIJ - MEX

$61 - $179

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Fly Tijuana to Toluca  •  8h 46m

  1. Fly from Tijuana (TIJ) to Toluca (TLC) TIJ - TLC

$88 - $240

Bus to Mexicali, fly to Mexico City  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
  2. Fly from Mexicali (MXL) to Mexico City (MEX) MXL - MEX

$80 - $208

Bus ACN Autobuses  •  28h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana Buenavista to México Politécnico 1385 Puebla-Ensenada / ...

$94

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  37h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte Guadalajara

$125 - $163

Bus TAP  •  42h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Mexico

$80 - $180

Drive  •  30h 44m

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Mexico City 1843.5 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Mexico City is to fly which costs $1100 - $3500 and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Mexico City is to fly which costs $1100 - $3500 and takes 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to Mexico City. However, there are services departing from Tijuana Buenavista and arriving at Buenavista_1_5 via Potrero_1_3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 44m.

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The distance between Tijuana and Mexico City is 2297 km. The road distance is 2949.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Mexico City without a car is to bus which takes 28h 44m and costs $1820.

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It takes approximately 4h 35m to get from Tijuana to Mexico City, including transfers.

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Tijuana to Mexico City bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, depart from Tijuana Buenavista station.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Mexico City is to fly which takes 4h 35m and costs $1100 - $3500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1820 and takes 28h 44m.

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The quickest flight from Tijuana Airport to Mexico City Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Tijuana to Mexico City bus services, operated by ACN Autobuses, arrive at México Politécnico station.

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Map of how to get from Tijuana to Mexico City.
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  • Distance: 1435.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 35m

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

Hainan, Interjet and three other airlines fly from Tijuana to Mexico City hourly. Alternatively, ACN Autobuses operates a bus from Tijuana to Mexico City twice daily. Tickets cost $94 and the journey takes 28h 26m.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Mexicali to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Mexicali to Mexico City via Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Mexicali to Mexico City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Mexicali to Mexico City via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Tijuana to Toluca via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Tijuana to Toluca via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Tijuana to Toluca via Cancun
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City via Culiacan
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Mexicali to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $270
Flights from Tijuana to Toluca via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Tijuana to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Bus operators
ABC
Website
abc.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
reservamos.mx
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reservamos.mx
Aguacaliente
Phone
6646212955
Email
atencionaclientes@autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Website
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Mexicali
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
autobusesaguacaliente.com.mx
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Tijuana Buenavista to México Politécnico
Ave. Duration
28h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$96
Primera Select
$104
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
viaje.primeraplus.com.mx
Regular Price
$44
Internet Discount
$40
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico City North Bus
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $50
Full Fare
$40 - $60
Regular Price
$48
Internet Discount
$44

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Mexico City is 2h ahead of Tijuana. It is currently 12:55 PM in Tijuana and 2:55 PM in Mexico City.

Yes, the driving distance between Tijuana to Mexico City is 2950 km. It takes approximately 30h 44m to drive from Tijuana to Mexico City.

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Hainan, Viva Aerobus, Interjet and two other airlines offer flights from Tijuana Airport to Mexico City Airport.

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There are 1206+ hotels available in Mexico City. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Tijuana Airport is to bus which takes 4m and costs .

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