There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to Acapulco 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  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Acapulco (ACA) DFW - ACA

$215 - $754

Cheapest option

Bus Grupo Senda  •  35 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Prairie to Austin - San Jacinto/15Th
  2. Take the bus from Austin to México Central Norte
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Acapulco Papagayo

$124 - $232

3 alternative options

Bus ETN  •  26 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 831
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur
  4. Take the bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo

$156 - $308

Train, bus  •  30 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur
  4. Take the bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo

$178 - $365

Drive  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Acapulco 1375 miles

$180 - $270

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Acapulco, Mexico?

United Airlines, Interjet and four other airlines fly from Arlington to Acapulco every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to Acapulco via Bell Station, Union Station, Dallas, Tx, San Antonio, Tx, Laredo, Tx, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico Sur, and Mexico City Taxqueña in around 26 h 56 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $2,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Acapulco via Oaxaca, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Acapulco via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Acapulco via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $100
Full Fare
$90 - $130
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Acapulco Papagayo
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
Megabus
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Austin to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
22 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$65 - $100
Ejecutivo
$113 - $119

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Arlington to Acapulco?

The distance between Arlington and Acapulco is 1787 km. The road distance is 2200 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Arlington to Acapulco?

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Acapulco is to bus which costs $120 - $240 and takes 35 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Arlington to Acapulco?

The quickest way to get from Arlington to Acapulco is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs $210 - $800.

How long does it take to get from Arlington to Acapulco?

It takes approximately 5 h 17 min to get from Arlington to Acapulco, including transfers.