Travel from Watsonville to Tijuana

Train, bus or fly from Watsonville to Tijuana?

Tufesa operates a bus from Watsonville to Tijuana 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $80 and the journey takes 11 h 28 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a train from Watsonville to Tijuana 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 27 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Watsonville to Tijuana

ModeDurationPrice
From Watsonville taxi to Gilroy, CA then bus to Tijuana.11 h 55 min$135
From Watsonville, CA bus to Los Angeles, CA, bus to E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center, then bus to Tijuana Bus Terminal.14 h 42 min$70
From Watsonville, CA line 6731 bus to Salinas Amtrak, train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, train to America Plaza Station, tram to San Ysidro/Intl Border, then drive to Tijuana.15 h 33 min$184
From Watsonville drive to Tijuana.7 h 58 min$56
From Watsonville, CA bus to Hayward, BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to San Diego airport, line 992 bus to America Plaza Station, tram to E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center, then bus to Tijuana.7 h 45 min$242
From Rodriguez / Second line 28 bus to Salinas Transit Center / Gate 8, line 56 bus to Monterey airport, fly to San Diego airport, line 992 bus to America Plaza Station, tram to E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center, then bus to Tijuana.7 h 36 min$166
From Rodriguez / Second line 29 bus to Prunedale, shuttle to San Jose airport, fly to San Diego airport, line 992 bus to America Plaza Station, tram to E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center, then bus to Tijuana.7 h 36 min$235
From Rodriguez / Second line 29 bus to Prunedale, shuttle to San Francisco airport, fly to San Diego airport, line 992 bus to America Plaza Station, tram to E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center, then bus to Tijuana.8 h 29 min$260

Is there a direct bus between Watsonville and Tijuana?

No, there is no direct bus from Watsonville to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from Watsonville, CA and arriving at Tijuana Bus Terminal via Los Angeles, CA and E San Ysidro Blvd & San Ysidro Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 42 min.

Operators from Watsonville to Tijuana

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Tufesa016444102444Tufesa
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Greyhound Mexico01-800 890 6821Greyhound Mexico
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
San Diego Metro TransitSan Diego Metro Transit
BARTBART
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
DeltaDelta
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
Monterey-Salinas Transit1-888-678-2871Monterey-Salinas Transit
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Monterey BusMonterey Bus
Virgin AmericaVirgin America
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  1. Here are 8 options to get from
    Watsonville to Tijuana:

    1. Trip:
      1 Bus Tufesa
      • One-Way approx: USD $96 - $160
      • Duration: 11 h 55 min
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      2 Bus Greyhound USA
      • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $150
      • Duration: 14 h 42 min
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      3 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $98 - $258
      • Duration: 15 h 33 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $45 - $70
      • Duration: 7 h 58 min
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        • Duration: 7 h 58 min
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      5 Bus to Oakland, fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $120 - $411
      • Duration: 7 h 45 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $120 - $411
        • Duration: 7 h 45 min
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      6 Fly from Monterey
      • One-Way approx: USD $94 - $319
      • Duration: 7 h 36 min
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        6 Fly from Monterey
        • One-Way approx: USD $94 - $319
        • Duration: 7 h 36 min
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      7 Shuttle to San Jose, fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $139 - $397
      • Duration: 7 h 36 min
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        7 Shuttle to San Jose, fly
        • One-Way approx: USD $139 - $397
        • Duration: 7 h 36 min
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      8 Shuttle to San Francisco, fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $134 - $382
      • Duration: 8 h 29 min
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        8 Shuttle to San Francisco, fly
        • One-Way approx: USD $134 - $382
        • Duration: 8 h 29 min
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