Tijuana to GLP Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $100
Fastest Way Bus — 13h 56min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 77 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 517 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak
Train
$132 · 14h 44min · 166 lb of CO2
SAN to GLP
+2 more options
Bus
$102 · 14h 13min · 79 lb of CO2
Tijuana to Gallup
+4 more options
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Drive
$70 · 8h 56min · 102 lb of CO2
Tijuana to GLP

Drive from Tijuana to GLP

It's 517 miles between Tijuana to GLP. On a typical day, it might take between 8h 56min and 9h 23min from Tijuana to GLP under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 9h 50min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to GLP 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 $69.

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

The are 7 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Tijuana to GLP. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Tijuana to GLP?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

Is the train or the bus better from Tijuana to GLP NM?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Tijuana to GLP. 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 GLP is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Tijuana/GLP 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 GLP 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 GLP? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of GLP 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 GLP 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 GLP?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Tijuana to GLP is by bus. The bus costs $100 roughly and will take 13 hours 56 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Tijuana to GLP?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Tijuana area and GLP, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 15 hours 10 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SRB Sorrento Valley, which is about 31 miles from Tijuana. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at LAX Los Angeles.

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

The total distance between Tijuana and GLP is 517 miles and will take you about 8 hours 56 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $70.

Travel companies on this route

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Amtrak Amtrak from Tijuana to GLP
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International Visitors215-856-7952
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