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There are 4 ways to get from Bacalar to Belize City by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Belize City Cancún

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus via Chetumal  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Chetumal to Belize City Belize City

$7 - $10

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 48m

  1. Drive from Bacalar to Belize City 182.7 km

$15 - $23

Shuttle  •  5h 30m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bacalar to Belize City Bacalar

$25 - $55

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bacalar to Belize City is to bus via Chetumal which costs $150 - $240 and takes 5h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Bacalar to Belize City is to drive which costs $340 - $500 and takes 2h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bacalar and arriving at Belize City. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Bacalar and Belize City is 133 km. The road distance is 182.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bacalar to Belize City without a car is to bus which takes 3h and costs $290 - $430.

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The bus from Bacalar to Belize City takes 3h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Bacalar to Belize City bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Bacalar station.

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Bacalar to Belize City bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Belize City station.

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Belize City is 1h behind Bacalar. It is currently 12:50 AM in Bacalar and 11:50 PM in Belize City.

Yes, the driving distance between Bacalar to Belize City is 183 km. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Bacalar to Belize City.

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  • Distance: 132.7 km
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Bacalar, Estado de Quintana Roo, Mexico and Belize City, Belize?

ADO operates a bus from Bacalar to Belize City once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 3h.

Bus operators
ADO

Autobuses de Oriente (ADO) is one of Mexico’s largest bus companies, mainly operating south of Mexico City and into the Yucatan Peninsula. Choose from three bus classes: ADO (first class), ADO GL (luxury class) and ADO Platino (platinum class and the most expensive). All buses are comfortable, with reclining seats, blackout curtains, air conditioning and a toilet; ADO Platino offers additional amenities such as extra legroom, onboard Wi-Fi and individual screens.

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Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Belize City
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
ADO
$13 - $19
ADO GL
$13 - $18
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belmopanonline.com
Bus from Chetumal to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Bacalar to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net

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