There are 2 ways to get from Akumal to Holbox Island by bus or ferry

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Recommended option

Bus ADO, ferry  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística to Chiquilá
  2. Take the ferry from Chiquila to Holbox Chiquila

$16 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, ferry via Cancún Terminal ADO  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Akumal to Cancún Terminal ADO
  2. Take the bus from Cancún Terminal ADO to Chiquilá
  3. Take the ferry from Chiquila to Holbox

$16 - $20

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Akumal to Holbox Island is to bus and ferry which costs $310 - $410 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Akumal to Holbox Island is to bus and ferry which takes 4 h 38 min and costs $320 - $700.

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The distance between Akumal and Holbox Island is 125 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Akumal to Holbox Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Akumal, Mexico and Holbox Island, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Akumal to Holbox Island. However, you can take the bus to Playa del Carmen, take the walk to Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística, take the bus to Chiquilá, take the walk to Chiquila, take the ferry to Holbox, then take the walk to Holbox Island. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Akumal to Holbox Island via Cancún Terminal ADO, Chiquilá, Chiquila, and Holbox in around 7 h 11 min.

Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística to Chiquilá
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $25
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $25
Economy
$7 - $11
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Akumal to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún Terminal ADO to Chiquilá
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Autobuses Noreste Yucatán
Bus from Terminal de Autobuses Cancún, Pino, Smz 22, Cancún, Benito Juárez, Quintana Roo, 77500, México to Chiquilá
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Autobuses Oriente
Bus from Terminal ADO Cancún to Chiquilá
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Ferry operators
Holbox Monkeys Express
Phone
( 984 ) 875 20 29
Email
monkeysgroup@hotmail.com|
Ferry from Chiquila to Holbox
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
holboxisland.com
9 Hermanos
Phone
Whatsapp: +52-1-984-116-43-74
Website
en-holbox.com
Ferry from Chiquila to Holbox
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
el.holboxeno.com

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