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

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Bus Tufesa  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tijuana La Pera L.A.-Tijuana 1 / ...

$13 - $34

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 26 min

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

$22 - $54

Train  •  5 h 54 min

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

$37 - $82

Line 460 bus, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Norwalk Station to Disneyland Employee's Entrance 460
  2. Take the bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx 9489 / ...

$21 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Whittier to Tijuana 128.7 miles

$12 - $19

Bus, tram, fly, line 9455 bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia / Washington to Atlantic / Pomona
  2. Take the tram from Atlantic Station to Union Station - Metro Gold Line
  3. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to San Diego (SAN) LAX - SAN
  4. Take the line 9455 bus from San Diego, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx

$120 - $374

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The cheapest way to get from Whittier to Tijuana is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Whittier to Tijuana is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Whittier and Tijuana is 119 miles. The road distance is 128.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Whittier to Tijuana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Whittier to Tijuana. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia / Washington and arriving at Tijuana La Pera via Whittier / Goodrich and Los Angeles Downtown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

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The best way to get from Whittier to Tijuana without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 49 min and costs $12 - $35.

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  • Distance: 118.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

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

Tufesa operates a bus from Whittier to Tijuana twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Whittier to Tijuana every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 53 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
55 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to San Diego
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
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 53 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
Metro Los Angeles
Bus operators
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tijuana La Pera
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
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Plus
$11 - $17
Platinum
$18 - $23
Ejecutivo
$18 - $26
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Bus from Santa Ana, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Norwalk Station to Disneyland Employee's Entrance
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Santa Ana to Tijuana
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
Montebello Bus Lines
Phone
323-558-1625
Email
ridembl@cityofmontebello.com
Website
ridembl.com
Bus from Philadelphia / Washington to Atlantic / Pomona
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
ridembl.com

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