Originally Posted by green_rd
Why did you have to bus to Ensenada?
When the Spirit repositions each year that is standard practice for this trip. The ship cannot take on passengers in San Diego and sail to Hawaii because of regulations (US port to US port). It is also not practical or safe to expect passengers to indepently make their way to Ensenada so check in is at the San Diego cruise terminal with a bus convoy to Mexico. This year there were additional problems that contribuited to the wait time but it is a goat rope when things go well.
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