Tijuana to BUR Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $25
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 2min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 23 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, train, bus and by car
Distance 141 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, Aeromexico, Air France, Alaska Airlines, Avianca, Copa, Hawaiian Airlines, jetBlue, LATAM Airlines Brasil, LATAM Airlines Group, Southwest Airlines, United, Virgin America, Volaris, Interjet, Multiple Airlines
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$168 · 1h 2min · 255 lb of CO2
SAN to BUR
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Tijuana airport Flights

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

Alaska Airlines, Southwest Airlines, jetBlue, Aeromexico, Volaris, Copa, Air France, Avianca, LATAM Airlines Brasil, Virgin America, United, Hawaiian Airlines operate flights which can help you travel from Tijuana to BUR.

The cheapest way by air is via Virgin America and flies from San Diego Intl (SAN) to Los Angeles Intl (LAX). Alaska Airlines flies from San Diego Intl (SAN) to Los Angeles Intl (LAX) and is the quickest flight to get you from Tijuana to BUR.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to BUR from Tijuana, a flight is the quickest method.
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$41 · 2h 39min · 31 lb of CO2
SAN to BUR
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$34 · 4h 9min · 23 lb of CO2
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Drive
$19 · 2h 40min · 31 lb of CO2
Tijuana to BUR

Drive from Tijuana airport

It's 141 miles between Tijuana to BUR. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 40min and 2h 48min from Tijuana to BUR under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 56min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to BUR 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 $19.

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

The are 12 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Tijuana to BUR. The fastest way out of Tijuana towards Los Angeles is by bus, as it is the quickest to the BUR area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $25. Alaska Airlines operates from Tijuana to BUR, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Tijuana to BUR?

On your trip from Tijuana to BUR, 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. Shuttle service may be available to BUR. If you're traveling with a large group, you should probably take a shuttle as it will reduce the price per person. Alternatively, there are shared shuttle services available. With this option, you'll want to book as soon as possible to allow the shuttle service enough time to coordinate your pickup and dropoff.

Is the train or the bus better from Tijuana to BUR Burbank?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Tijuana to BUR. 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 BUR is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Tijuana/BUR buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Tijuana 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 Tijuana Baja California and BUR 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 Tijuana to BUR? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of BUR 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 BUR 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 Tijuana to BUR?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Tijuana to BUR is by bus. The bus costs $25 roughly and will take 4 hours 53 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Tijuana to BUR?

Amtrak costs about $42 between Tijuana and BUR. In total, the train will take roughly 2 hours 49 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at OLT San Diego Old Town Transportation Center, which is 21 miles from Tijuana. Further, once you arrive at BUR Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak or you will still have 1 miles to BUR.

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

The total distance between Tijuana and BUR is 141 miles and will take you about 2 hours 40 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $19.

Travel companies on this route

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Amtrak Amtrak from Tijuana to BUR
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Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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Aeromexico Aeromexico from Tijuana to BUR
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Air France Air France from Tijuana to BUR
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Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines from Tijuana to BUR
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Avianca Avianca from Tijuana to BUR
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Copa Copa from Tijuana to BUR
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Hawaiian Airlines Hawaiian Airlines from Tijuana to BUR
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jetBlue jetBlue from Tijuana to BUR
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LATAM Airlines Brasil LATAM Airlines Brasil from Tijuana to BUR
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LATAM Airlines Group LATAM Airlines Group from Tijuana to BUR
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Southwest Airlines Southwest Airlines from Tijuana to BUR
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United United from Tijuana to BUR
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Reservations1-800-864-8331
Damaged, Delayed, or Lost Luggage & Lost Items1-800-335-2247
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Virgin America Virgin America from Tijuana to BUR
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Volaris Volaris from Tijuana to BUR
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Interjet Interjet from Tijuana to BUR