Find bus tickets from Mexico City to Tijuana
Mexico City to Tijuana bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||30h 35m|
|Trips per day||4|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Mexico City to Tijuana right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Mexico City to Tijuana?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $84.00 was the low point for bus fares from Mexico City to Tijuana. Buses from Tijuana to Mexico City are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $84.00 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 31 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 1430 miles (2301 kilometers) from Mexico City, CMX to Tijuana, BCN. However, the fastest bus only takes 30 hours and 35 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Mexico City to Tijuana for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Mexico City?
The first bus leaves at 10:00pm and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Mexico City to Tijuana, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Mexico City to Tijuana?
There is one bus company that operates from Mexico City to Tijuana. ACN Autobuses is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|ACN Autobuses||4||1d 7h 5m||$84.00|
Where does the bus leave from in Mexico City?
Mexico City, Ciudad de México has two bus stations with service to Tijuana, Baja California:
- Av Instituto Politécnico Nacional 4909
- Calzada General Ignacio Zaragoza 564
Where does the bus arrive in Tijuana?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Tijuana, Baja California:
- Av. Sirak Baloyan 1435
- Suc Buenavista
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