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There are 3 ways to get from Bacalar to Mérida by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Mérida Merida / ...

$260 - $700

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5h 12m

  1. Drive from Bacalar to Mérida 346.9 km

$600 - $950

Fly  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Chetumal (CTM) to Merida (MID) CTM - MID

$1225 - $2773

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The cheapest way to get from Bacalar to Mérida is to bus which costs $260 - $700 and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Bacalar to Mérida is to bus which costs $260 - $700 and takes 5h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bacalar and arriving at Mérida. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between Bacalar and Mérida is 286 km. The road distance is 346.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bacalar to Mérida without a car is to bus which takes 5h 5m and costs $260 - $700.

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The bus from Bacalar to Mérida takes 5h 5m including transfers and departs every three hours.

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

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The best way to get from Bacalar to Mérida is to bus which takes 5h 5m and costs $260 - $700. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $1200 - $2800 and takes 5h 16m.

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There is no direct flight from Chetumal Airport to Merida Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 16m and has one stopover.

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

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  • Distance: 285.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

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

ADO operates a bus from Bacalar to Mérida every 3 hours. Tickets cost $430 - $700 and the journey takes 5h 5m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Mayair, Volaris and two other airlines fly from Bacalar to Mérida 3 times a day.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2300
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Cancun
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $4600
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1100 - $3000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1400 - $3800
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Mérida
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$430 - $700
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ado.com.mx
ADO
$430 - $650
ADO GL
$460 - $700
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Merida
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$260 - $370
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Clase Europea
Phone
+52 (999) 924 - 42 - 75
Email
gerenciaturismo@claseeuropea.com, contacto@claseeuropea.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Bacalar to Mérida
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$470
Schedules at
claseeuropea.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Bacalar to Mérida is 347 km. It takes approximately 5h 12m to drive from Bacalar to Mérida.

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Viva Aerobus, Mayair, Volaris and Interjet offer flights from Chetumal Airport to Merida Airport.

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There are 399+ hotels available in Mérida. Prices start at $2250 MXN per night.

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