Anaheim to Tijuana Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $14
Fastest Way Train — 1h 53min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 13 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, flight, train and by car
Distance 106 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Aeromexico, Alaska Airlines, Avianca, Copa, Volaris, Interjet, Multiple Airlines
Bus
$14 · 2h 20min · 19 lb of CO2
Anaheim to Tijuana
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Flight
$166 · 9h 40min · 1185 lb of CO2
SNA to TIJ
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Anaheim to Tijuana Flights

There are 3 airports — SNA, ONT, LAX — that make sense to fly out of from Anaheim and 2 airports — TIJ, SAN — to access Tijuana. The best deals are usually found by flying out of LAX.

Aeromexico, Volaris, Alaska Airlines, Avianca, Copa operate flights which can help you travel from Anaheim to Tijuana.

The cheapest way by air is via Interjet and flies from Los Angeles Intl (LAX) to General Abelardo L Rodriguez Intl (TIJ). Aeromexico flies from Los Angeles Intl (LAX) to General Abelardo L Rodriguez Intl (TIJ) and is the quickest flight to get you from Anaheim to Tijuana.
Train
$35 · 1h 53min · 23 lb of CO2
FUL to SAN
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Drive
$14 · 2h 5min · 24 lb of CO2
Anaheim to Tijuana

Drive from Anaheim to Tijuana

It's 107 miles between Anaheim to Tijuana. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 5min and 2h 12min from Anaheim to Tijuana under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 18min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Tijuana by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $14.

What is the best way to travel from Anaheim to Tijuana?

The are 11 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Anaheim to Tijuana. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Anaheim towards San Ysidro, as it is the cheapest to Tijuana. It's common to find tickets for as low as $13. Greyhound operates from Anaheim to Tijuana, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Anaheim to Tijuana?

On your trip from Anaheim to Tijuana, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from Anaheim to Tijuana Baja California?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Anaheim to Tijuana. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Tijuana is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Anaheim/Tijuana buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Anaheim is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Anaheim CA and Tijuana during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Anaheim to Tijuana? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Tijuana traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Tijuana is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Anaheim to Tijuana?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Anaheim to Tijuana is by bus. The bus costs $14 roughly and will take 3 hours.

How much does Amtrak cost from Anaheim to Tijuana?

Amtrak costs about $36 between Anaheim and Tijuana. In total, the train will take roughly 2 hours 4 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at FUL Fullerton Transportation Center, which is 3 miles from Anaheim. Further, once you arrive at OLT San Diego Old Town Transportation Center or you will still have 21 miles to Tijuana.

How long does it take from Anaheim to Tijuana by car?

The total distance between Anaheim and Tijuana is 107 miles and will take you about 2 hours 5 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $14.

Travel companies on this route

Bus
Greyhound Greyhound from Anaheim to Tijuana
Useful Links Greyhound Contact Page Greyhound Bustracker Website
Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
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Amtrak Amtrak from Anaheim to Tijuana
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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Aeromexico Aeromexico from Anaheim to Tijuana
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Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines from Anaheim to Tijuana
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Avianca Avianca from Anaheim to Tijuana
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Copa Copa from Anaheim to Tijuana
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Volaris Volaris from Anaheim to Tijuana
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Interjet Interjet from Anaheim to Tijuana