There are 5 ways to get from Union Station to Rosarito by train, bus, car, plane or tram

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  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Pacific Surfliner

$38 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  6 h 32 min

$18 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 26 min

  1. 9465 / ...

$22 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. 162.2 miles

$15 - $23

Fly, tram, drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. LAX - SAN

$116 - $359

What companies run services between Union Station, CA, USA and Rosarito, Mexico?

Amtrak operates a train from Union Station to Rosarito every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Union Station to Rosarito hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Greyhound Mexico also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 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
San Diego Metro Transit
Phone
+1 619-233-3004
Website
sdmts.com
Tram from America Plaza Station to San Ysidro/Intl Border
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sdmts.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Ysidro, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to San Ysidro
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from East Los Angeles to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$12 - $17
Platinum
$18 - $24
Ejecutivo
$19 - $27

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Union Station and Rosarito is 218 km. The road distance is 259 km.

The cheapest way to get from Union Station to Rosarito is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Union Station to Rosarito is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs $15 - $23.

It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Union Station to Rosarito, including transfers.