There are 6 ways to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Guadalajara (GDL) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) GDL - PVR

$66 - $239

Cheapest option

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ajijic to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$29 - $34

4 alternative options

Taxi, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ajijic to Zapoan
  2. Take the bus from Zapoan to Sayulita Guadalajara-Sayulita

$50 - $63

Bus ETN  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ajijic to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Riviera Nayarit Guadalajara

$31 - $45

Taxi  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta 242.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta 242.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $500 - $650 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which costs $1200 - $4500 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta. However, there are services departing from Ajijic and arriving at Autotransportes Medina via Antigua Central Camionera, Guadalajara and Bucerías. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 15 min.

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The distance between Ajijic and Puerto Vallarta is 208 km. The road distance is 387.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 4 h 57 min and costs $900 - $1200.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by Autotransportes Chapala, depart from Ajijic station.

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The best way to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 1 h 35 min and costs $1200 - $4500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $500 - $650 and takes 8 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Guadalajara Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by Vallarta Plus, arrive at Bucerias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta is 388 km. It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to drive from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta.

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Interjet, Viva Aerobus and Aeromar offer flights from Guadalajara Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta.
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  • Distance: 130 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Ajijic, Mexico and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Interjet, Viva Aerobus and Aeromar fly from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara, Antigua Central Camionera, San Pedrito, Guadalajara, Bucerias, and Bucerías in around 8 h 15 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Bus operators
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Zapoan to Sayulita
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Book at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Autotransportes Chapala
Phone
018007272727, (52)3336195675, (52)3336193312
Website
chapalaplus.com.mx
Bus from Ajijic to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
chapalaplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Riviera Nayarit
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$26 - $40
Full Fare
$27 - $40
Regular Price
$39
Internet Discount
$33
Other operators
Taxi from Ajijic to Zapoan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30

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