Monclova has many different city bus
companies, maintained buses for about 3 pesos. Taxis are also very
inexpensive, costing from 10 - 30 pesos to go anywhere within the
To enjoy simple, trouble-free public transportation,
take the following precautions:
- If it is convenient, ask someone from your host
family to escort you to the bus stop on the first day. Some hosts
ride the bus with the student the first day to show their student
where to get off.
- Make sure you have small change (10 pesos or
less) before getting on the bus.
- Be prepared. Write down and carry your host family's
telephone number and address. Keep some money with you in case
you need to take a taxi.