There are 7 ways to get from Van Nuys to Tijuana by train, bus, car 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 via L. A. Union Station station  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner

$40 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Tijuana

$13 - $40

5 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 41 min

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

$44 - $100

Train, line 9455 bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Pacific Surfliner
  2. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx 9455 / ...

$41 - $98

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx 9483 / ...

$23 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Van Nuys to Tijuana 156.2 miles

$15 - $23

Fly, line 9455 bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  2. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$120 - $373

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Van Nuys to Tijuana is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Van Nuys to Tijuana is to drive which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $15 - $23.

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The distance between Van Nuys and Tijuana is 230 km. The road distance is 250 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Van Nuys to Tijuana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Van Nuys to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from Van Nuys / Victory and arriving at Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx via Wilshire / Westwood and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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

Amtrak operates a train from Van Nuys to Tijuana every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 54 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Van Nuys to Tijuana hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
51 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
1 h
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
Train from Van Nuys Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $20
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $35
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$10 - $16
Platinum
$16 - $21
Ejecutivo
$17 - $24

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