There are 4 ways to get from Tijuana to Tecate by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Tecate Ensenada-Tecate

$3 - $8

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Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tijuana to Tecate 29.3 miles

$9 - $11

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Tecate 29.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tijuana to Tecate 29.3 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Tecate is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Tecate is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tijuana and arriving at Tecate. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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The distance between Tijuana and Tecate is 36 km. The road distance is 46.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tijuana to Tecate without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs $65 - $140.

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The bus from Tijuana to Tecate takes 45 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Tijuana to Tecate bus services, operated by Estrella Blanca, depart from Tijuana station.

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Tijuana to Tecate bus services, operated by Estrella Blanca, arrive at Tecate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tijuana to Tecate is 47 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Tijuana to Tecate.

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There are four+ hotels available in Tecate. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tijuana to Tecate.
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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

Estrella Blanca operates a bus from Tijuana to Tecate 3 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $8 and the journey takes 45 min.

Bus operators
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Tecate
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$5 - $8
Primera Select
$3 - $5
Other operators
Uber Tijuana
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tijuana to Tecate
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$75 - $95
UberPool
$35 - $50
WAV
$35 - $50
UberXL
$120 - $160
Assist
$40 - $50
Español
$40 - $50
Select
$80 - $110
Black
$190 - $250
UberSUV
$140 - $190
English
$290 - $370
Taxi from Tijuana to Tecate
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Taxis Diamante De Tijuana
Phone
+52 664 404 1286
Website
taxidiamantetj.mex.tl

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