Calexico is a city in Imperial County in California, located just across the U.S.-Mexican border from Mexicali.
By carCalexico is located at the southern end of Highway 111, and in the middle of Highway 78 E-W. From San Diego, take I-8 to Highway 78; the trip lasts about two hours.
Calexico International AirportFor private pilots is a common place for traveling to and from Baja to file customs and entry forms.
By busCalexico is served by Greyhound from Los Angeles (around 6 hours) or San Diego (around 4 hours).
- Most visitors to Calexico arrive on foot from the sister city Mexicali. From downtown Calexico it's a short walk to the border crossing and several tourist areas on the other side. U.S. citizens do not require a passport, only proof of citizenship, for short trips to the border area of Mexico, but you will need a passport, passport card, or enhanced driver's license to reenter the U.S.
Mount Signal CafeThis small cantina is owned by a woman who used to be a professional bullfighter.
Rubin No. IIFive to six blocks south of 98 and one block west of Imperial (CA 111) lies a small hole in the wall Mexican and Chinese restaurant on Emerson Street.
phone: +1 760 768-0442address: 2421 Scaroni Rd
phone: +1 760 768-6048address: 2501 Scaroni Rd
- phone: +1 760 357-3863address: 408 Heber Ave