There are 6 ways to get from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas OCC Oaxaca

$26 - $50

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Drive  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas 392.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Oaxaca to Tuxtla Gutierrez, bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Oaxaca (OAX) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) OAX - TGZ
  2. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas

$80 - $255

Fly Oaxaca Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the plane from Oaxaca Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport
  2. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas

Fly Oaxaca to Palenque, bus  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Oaxaca (OAX) to Palenque (PQM) OAX - PQM
  2. Take the bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas

Shuttle  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas

$225

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oaxaca and arriving at San Cristóbal de las Casas. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 10 h 10 min.

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The distance between Oaxaca and San Cristóbal de las Casas is 436 km. The road distance is 627.5 km.

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The best way to get from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas takes 10 h 10 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Oaxaca station.

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There is no direct flight from Oaxaca Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at San Cristóbal de las Casas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas is 628 km. It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to drive from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas.

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Aeromar, Volaris, Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from Oaxaca Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport.

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There are 242+ hotels available in San Cristóbal de las Casas. Prices start at $12 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas.
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  • Distance: 272.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 10 min

What companies run services between Oaxaca, Mexico and San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas every 3 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $50 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Oaxaca to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Oaxaca to Palenque via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14 h 26 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Oaxaca to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Oaxaca to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $50
Economy
$26 - $40
Bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$6 - $9
Viajes de Lujo
Phone
+52 9831340796
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Turismo Alianza
Phone
+52 9211677641
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Wayak
Website
wayak.mx
Shuttle from Oaxaca to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$225
Schedules at
wayak.mx
Other operators
Aerotucán
Phone
01 800 640 4148
Email
info@aerotucan.com.mx
Website
aerotucan.com
Plane from Oaxaca Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a week
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aerotucan.com
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aerotucan.com

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The best way to get from Oaxaca to Oaxaca Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs .

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