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There are 3 ways to get from Cancún to Oaxaca by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Oaxaca (OAX) CUN - OAX

$98 - $331

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Bus  •  28h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Cancún to Oaxaca ADO Cancun

$60 - $110

1 alternative option

Drive  •  19h 43m

  1. Drive from Cancún to Oaxaca 927.8 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Cancún to Oaxaca is to bus which costs $1200 - $2000 and takes 28h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Cancún to Oaxaca is to fly which costs $1800 - $6500 and takes 6h 3m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cancún and arriving at Oaxaca. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28h 5m.

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The distance between Cancún and Oaxaca is 1133 km. The road distance is 1484.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Oaxaca without a car is to bus which takes 28h 5m and costs $1200 - $2000.

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It takes approximately 6h 3m to get from Cancún to Oaxaca, including transfers.

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Cancún to Oaxaca bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Cancún station.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Oaxaca is to fly which takes 6h 3m and costs $1800 - $6500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1200 - $2000 and takes 28h 5m.

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There is no direct flight from Cancun Airport to Oaxaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 45m and has one stopover.

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Cancún to Oaxaca bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Oaxaca station.

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Map of how to get from Cancún to Oaxaca.
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  • Distance: 708.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 3m

What companies run services between Cancún, Mexico and Oaxaca, Mexico?

Interjet, Aeroméxico and five other airlines fly from Cancún to Oaxaca hourly. Alternatively, ADO operates a bus from Cancún to Oaxaca once a week. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 28h 5m.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Havana, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún to Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $90

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Oaxaca is 1h behind Cancún. It is currently 4:11 PM in Cancún and 3:11 PM in Oaxaca.

Yes, the driving distance between Cancún to Oaxaca is 1484 km. It takes approximately 19h 43m to drive from Cancún to Oaxaca.

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Viva Aerobus, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Cancun Airport to Oaxaca Airport.

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There are 279+ hotels available in Oaxaca. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Cancun Airport is to bus which takes 30m and costs $70 - $400.

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