There are 6 ways to get from Tijuana to Van Nuys by train, bus, car, tram or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Van Nuys Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$39 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to San Ysidro Tijuana-San Ysidro / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Ysidro, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 9486 / ...

$31 - $99

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Tijuana to Los Angeles Tijuana-Reynosa

$46 - $67

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Tijuana to Van Nuys 156.4 miles

$15 - $23

Tram, fly to Los Angeles  •  4 h 5 min

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

$114 - $358

Fly to Burbank  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from San Diego (SAN) to Burbank (BUR) SAN - BUR

$118 - $509

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tijuana to Van Nuys is to drive which costs $290 - $420 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tijuana to Van Nuys is to drive which costs $290 - $420 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Tijuana and Van Nuys is 230 km. The road distance is 250.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Tijuana to Van Nuys, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tijuana to Van Nuys. However, there are services departing from Tijuana and arriving at Van Nuys / Victory via San Ysidro, Ca, 7th / Decatur and Lindbrook / Westwood. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Tijuana, Mexico and Van Nuys, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Tijuana to Van Nuys 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tijuana to Van Nuys via San Ysidro, San Ysidro, Ca, Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Wilshire / Westwood, and Lindbrook / Westwood in around 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Burbank via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Diego to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Van Nuys Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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
Bus operators
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Tijuana to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45

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