How to Reach Ensenada - The Easiest Way to Reach Ensenada


  • Traveling to Ensenada is fairly easy, especially if you’re coming from the United States.
  • For USD $15 you can catch a bus to Ensenada from Tijuana.
  • If you’re up for it and have the necessary documentation, rent a car and make a road trip out of it.
  • Cruises ships are another way to arrive at Ensenada.


  • Most of the things to see in Ensenada are within walking distance. Downtown is where most of the major attractions are and can be covered on foot.
  • For all those looking to exercise and sightsee, bicycling through highway or the Costero. Be careful though, certain parts of the city aren’t bicycle friendly.
  • The roads of Ensenada are easy to navigate with plenty of parking for everybody, free of cost. Drive with caution on the highway.
  • Radio taxis are readily available and will drive you anywhere.
  • If you want to visit La Bufadoraor any of the other wine routes, you’ll have to sign up for tours that will pick you up from Ensenada and bring you back.

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Modes of Transportation in Ensenada

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Ensenada. The most preferred mode of transport in Ensenada is Car.

Average distance: 8 km Average time: 24 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 24 min Overall average time for 8 kms 24 min

How to Reach Ensenada from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Tijuana to Ensenada 58.89 km 58 mins
Lakeside to Ensenada 61.38 km 1 hour 1 mins
El cajon to Ensenada 61.77 km 1 hour 1 mins
Santee to Ensenada 64.25 km 1 hour 4 mins
La mesa to Ensenada 65.49 km 1 hour 5 mins
Chula vista to Ensenada 66.67 km 1 hour 6 mins
Poway to Ensenada 73.52 km 1 hour 13 mins
San diego to Ensenada 75.52 km 1 hour 15 mins
Coronado to Ensenada 77.11 km 1 hour 17 mins
Escondido to Ensenada 83.16 km 1 hour 23 mins
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