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"Wait, wait, wait" Top 5 Page for this destination Border / Security Tip by matcrazy1

Border / Security, Tijuana: 9 reviews and 7 photos

  TO THE USA :-)
by matcrazy1

When you drive a car to Tijuana don't be surprised to wait in a looong line to enter the USA back.

San Ysidro Port of Entry is the world's busiest border crossing point.
Traffic in 2002:
13,800,000 passenger vehicles with 30,300,000 people
82,000 buses with 1,040,000 people
Add 7,200,000 pedastrians.

That is almost 40,000,000 people crossing the border a year, hmm... over 100,000 people each day!
Tijuana is called the world's most visited city! Really?

Check the updated (every 30 min.) waiting time:
San Ysidro border waiting time
border waiting time
or call the numbers below.

From my friend Linda (lmkluque) from San Diego:
It seems to me that Tijuana is not necessarily the most visited city either as most of the people crossing this border are Mexicans coming to SD for shopping, work and visiting family and San Diegans crossing for the same reasons. In that way, all crossers are not really tourists.
Thank you, Linda :-)

From my VT friend janika from Ottawa, Canada:
The folks crossing the border there are only half of who really crosses it! :D
Thank you, janika :-)))!

othercontact: (619) 690-8999 (from USA)
Phone: 016-700-7000 (from Mexico)

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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