Travel

There are two airports near Ensenada, one is located in the United States and the other one in Mexico.

Traveling to Ensenada through San Diego:

You can book your flight to arrive to San Diego, California, USA. We will have three shuttle services from San Diego Airport to the conference hotels in Ensenada in Saturday 9 and Sunday 10. The travel time is about two and a half hours.

Be aware that you need to cross an international border. Going from San Diego to Ensenada is faster than going the other way around. It could take up to two hours to cross the border when going from Mexico to the USA on board of the shuttle bus.

Traveling to Ensenada through Tijuana:

You can also book your flight to Tijuana. This destination is usually served through Mexico City. We will also provide three shuttle services from the Tijuana airport to the conference hotels in Ensenada in Saturday 9 and Sunday 10. Travel time is about an hour and a half.

Booking a shuttle service

The conference will make the arrangements for a shuttle service from San Diego and Tijuana airports to the hotels in Ensenada. If you are interested, please share your data via email to latin2016.ensenada@gmail.com please include:

  • Full name
  • Itinerary (arrival/departure data, flight number, airline, airport)
  • Number of pieces of lugage

A confirmation message with the shuttle schedule will be sent back to you. It is possible that you have to wait a bit for other participants. This will be a shared service.

Traveling by yourself to Ensenada

If the itinerary of the shuttle does not fit you, or if for your arrival time there is no shuttle available, the easiest way to get to Ensenada from San Diego is to book an Uber from San Diego Airport to the border crossing to Tijuana, and then take another from there to Ensenada. The combined fare will be about 80 USD.

From the Tijuana airport there is a bus station, coach services to Ensenada are frequent and will cost you less than 20 USD. From the Ensenada bus station to your hotel, the Uber fare is quite cheap, about 5 USD, bus station taxis will be about 10 USD.