There are 5 ways to get from Tijuana to Reno by tram, 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.

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Tram, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the tram from San Ysidro/Intl Border to America Plaza Station
  2. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Reno (RNO) SAN - RNO

$103 - $612

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Train, bus  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Anaheim Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the bus from Anaheim to Reno FlixBus

$55 - $109

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Bus  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv

$87 - $238

Train  •  25 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak

$149 - $394

Drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Reno 580.2 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to Reno. However, there are services departing from Tijuana and arriving at Reno, Nv via San Ysidro, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca and Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 46 min.

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The distance between Tijuana and Reno is 821 km. The road distance is 928.4 km.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Reno without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Tijuana to Reno, including transfers.

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Tijuana to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from San Ysidro, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Reno is to bus which takes 15 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 25 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from San Diego Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Tijuana to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Reno, Nv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tijuana to Reno is 928 km. It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to drive from Tijuana to Reno.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from San Diego Airport to Reno Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tijuana to Reno.
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  • Distance: 513.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Tijuana, Mexico and Reno, NV, USA?

You can take a bus from Tijuana to Reno via San Ysidro, San Ysidro, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, and Sacramento, Ca in around 15 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tijuana to Reno via San Ysidro/Intl Border, America Plaza Station, San Diego Santa Fe Depot, Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, and Sacramento Amtrak in around 25 h 25 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from San Diego to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from San Diego to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from San Diego to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from San Ysidro/Intl Border to America Plaza Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Anaheim Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
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 Ysidro, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Ysidro to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Anaheim to Reno
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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