There are 5 ways to get from Alabama to Guatemala City by plane, bus, train 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 from Mobile  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Mobile (MOB) to Guatemala City (GUA) MOB - GUA

$256 - $804

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx 831 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  4. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$224 - $562

3 alternative options

Fly from Birmingham  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Guatemala City (GUA) BHM - GUA

$272 - $1,502

Train, bus, drive  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Raymondville, Tx 897
  4. Drive from Raymondville, Tx to Matamoros
  5. Take the bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
  6. Take the bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City

$266 - $652

Drive  •  46 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Guatemala City 2348.2 miles

$270 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Alabama to Guatemala City is to drive which costs $270 - $400 and takes 46 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alabama to Guatemala City is to fly which costs $250 - $850 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alabama to Guatemala City. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Al and arriving at Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional via Dallas, Tx, Brownsville, TX, Matamoros and Tapachula, Mexico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 19 h.

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The distance between Alabama and Guatemala City is 1315 miles. The road distance is 2348.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Guatemala City without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 19 h and costs $220 - $600.

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Alabama to Guatemala City, including transfers.

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Alabama to Guatemala City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Birmingham, Al station.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Guatemala City is to fly which takes 7 h 10 min and costs $250 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $220 - $600 and takes 2 days 19 h.

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There is no direct flight from Mobile Airport to Guatemala City Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 9 min and has one stopover.

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Alabama to Guatemala City bus services, operated by Trans Galgos Inter, arrive at Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional station.

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Map of how to get from Alabama to Guatemala City.
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  • Distance: 1314.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 10 min

What companies run services between Alabama, USA and Guatemala City, Guatemala?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Mobile to Guatemala City every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Guatemala City via Dallas, Tx, Brownsville, Tx, Brownsville, TX, Matamoros, Tapachula, and Tapachula, Mexico in around 2 days 19 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mobile to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Mobile to Guatemala City via Charlotte, Miami
Ave. Duration
10 h 24 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Birmingham to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Birmingham to Guatemala City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Birmingham to Guatemala City via Charlotte, Miami
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Mobile to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Birmingham to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Mobile to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Mobile to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $360
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Brownsville, Tx
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Raymondville, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Matamoros to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$75 - $110
Economy
$70 - $110
Trans Galgos Inter
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Malacatán to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lineadorada.info

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