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Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

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San Diego, Ca.
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Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

Am considering a Volaris flight from Tijuana to Leon, and would appreciate any advice on getting from San Diego to the Tijuana airport ( busses, shuttles,etc.)

Would also enjoy and comments regarding Volaris Airlines.

Thanks.

Las Vegas, Nevada
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1. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

http://www.greyhound.com/home.asp

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2. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

I don't know where in San Diego you're starting, but if cost is a major consideration, the by far cheapest method would be:

1. San Diego San Diego Metropolitan Transit System BLUE LINE Trolley southbound to the final station, San Ysidro. Schedule and fare information at: <http://www.sdcommute.com/Rider_Information/Trolley/PDFs/TrolleyTimetables.pdf>

2. Use the San Ysidro border crossing bridge to walk from San Diego to Tijuana.

3. Pick up a cab on the Tijuana side of the border to the airport. Cabs at the border crossing sitio will charge you somewhere on the order of $10-15 USD for the trip depending on your Spanish and appearance; if you wak about a block and look for a circulating orange and white Taxi Libre the metered fare will be roughly half this.

Notes and refinements:

(1) If you're traveling from the airport (SAN, Lindbergh Field), SD-MTS Bus 992 has stops in front of all of the airport terminals. For a $2.25 fare you can take this bus to the American Plaza stop from which you can pick up a Blue Line Trolley. (schedule at: sdcommute.com/Rider_Information/…992.pdf ). Get a transfer when you board the bus and the Trolley will only cost you an additional quarter (you'll need to buy a $0.25 ticket from a machine at the American Plaza stop).

(2) If you're lazy, rather than hoofing it across the San Ysidro border crossing you can head about 25 meters north from the San Ysidro Trolley stop and pick up a red Mexicoach bus. For $5 this bus will drive you across the border to the "Tijuana Tourist Terminal" (their creation) at Calle 7 and Avenida Revolucion. From there you can pick up a cab to the airport. If you're lazy but more adventurous, get off one stop earlier from the Trolley at Beyer Boulevard, and pick up one of the "chicken busses" crossing the border to various locations in Tijuana (you'll need to talk to different drivers to see where their run terminates), and the price drops to about $2.

San Diego, CA
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3. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

Five Star Tours offers a shuttles service from San Diego to Tijuana Airport. There service is dependable and reliable and cost $90.00 for 2 people on your time and your dates. You can go to www.fivestartours.com

Best of Luck

Milwaukee,WI.
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4. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

try the volaris website as they do have a bus for their paying customers. Otherwise take the compnay Transportes Terrestre Tijuana ,they have a website too and is very reliable. In California they have special permits for driving across border,I have used them.They pick up at dozens of cities in California and specialize in getting to the Tijuana airport.

Whittier, California
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5. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

If you are flying with Volaris they offer the service from San Diego's Amtrak station to Tijuana Airport. The cost of the service is $15.00USD each way. At it will be better because you have less waiting time when you cross back to the US (buses have a special line that cuts the line and you go fast if your documents are in order).

M

San Diego
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6. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

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7. Re: Transportation from San Diego to Tijuana airport

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