This route is called scenic because it runs by the coast of the Pacific Ocean and has a spectacular view. It accounts for two lanes of both directions and is mainly administrated by CAPUFE (Roads and Federal Bridges) where you will come across a toll booth, the fee is $31.00 MN and will give you access to the highway as well as road services like:
The Federal Highway 1, also known as the Transpeninsular Highway, travels through the whole peninsula of Baja California, starting from Tijuana and ending at Cabo San Lucas. It is free from tolls is in good conditions.
It is important to respect the transit signals and the indications provided by the authorities throughout your trip.
Another alternative to those headed in the south direction of the state, drive through the Federal Highway No. 3 that starts from the city of Tecate to Ensenada, crossing the Valle de Guadalupe (Wine Route).
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Address: Calle 8va y Quintana Roo, Zona Este
Telephone: (664) 638-8439 y (664) 638-4595
Ensenada does not account for an Airport, for those who wish to travel by plane the most viable option os the International Airport of Tijuana. the principal port of entrance via airline of the state where the main national airlines services exist and travel to all places throughout the country. An average of 120 flights are realized daily, the airport accounts for two tracks with longitudes of 9 and 12 thousand feet that cover the different necessities of the comercial and private flights.
From the Airport of Tijuana to Ensenada it takes less than 2 hours if traveling by car or taxi.
There is also the option o arriving at the airport of the city of Mexicali, approximately 2 hours and 50 minutes on the highway from the capital of the State to the city of Ensenada.
AEROMEXICO – www.aeromexico.com
INTERJET – www.interjet.com.mx
VOLARIS – www.volaris.com.mx
AEROCALAFIA – www.aerocalafia.com.mx
Other important airports for Baja California, are the airports of San Diego and Lindebergh Field, it is located at 30 minutes from the city of Tijuana. It accounts for 14 airline services that operate 250 flights a day to the most important destinations of the United States as well as connections with diverse international destinations. The Brown Field airport is found only 4 minutes from the border of Mesa de Otay.The majority of its flights are private and carry materials.
You can also arrive at Ensenada by traveling on the sea, there are cruise ships that leave the United States and go back.