There are 7 ways to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta by plane, taxi, bus, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 42 min

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

$64 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ajijic to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta

$20 - $40

5 alternative options

Taxi, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ajijic to Zapopan
  2. Take the bus from Zapopan to Sayulita

$46 - $57

Bus, ferry  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Ajijic to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara - Zapopan to Riviera Nayarit
  3. Take the ferry from Paradise Village Public Dock to Downtown Puerto Vallarta

$43 - $55

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  8 h 15 min

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

$28 - $33

Taxi  •  4 h 43 min

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

$140 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta 242.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ajijic and Puerto Vallarta is 208 km. The road distance is 388 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $380 - $800 and takes 8 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 1 h 42 min and costs $1200 - $4700.

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.

It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Ajijic to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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

Interjet, Aeromar and Viva Aerobus 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
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
55 min
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
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Bus operators
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Zapopan to Sayulita
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
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 - Zapopan to Riviera Nayarit
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$23 - $35
Full Fare
$24 - $35
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$15 - $23
Primera Select
$23 - $35
Ferry operators
Watertaxi Vallarta
Phone
55 2211863
Email
watertaxivallarta@yahoo.com.mx
Ferry from Paradise Village Public Dock to Downtown Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16
Other operators
Taxi from Ajijic to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$24 - $29

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