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There are 4 ways to get from Bacalar to Mérida by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

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

$11 - $40

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bacalar to Mérida 216.1 miles

$60 - $80

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bacalar to Mérida 216.1 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  8 h 16 min

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

$115 - $454

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The cheapest way to get from Bacalar to Mérida is to bus which costs $210 - $700 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bacalar to Mérida is to taxi which costs $1200 - $1500 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bacalar and arriving at Mérida. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bacalar and Mérida is 286 km. The road distance is 345.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bacalar to Mérida without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $210 - $700.

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The bus from Bacalar to Mérida takes 6 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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The best way to get from Bacalar to Mérida is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $210 - $700. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $2200 - $9000 and takes 8 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Chetumal Airport to Merida Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Bacalar to Mérida.
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  • Distance: 178.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

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

Autobuses Mayab operates a bus from Bacalar to Mérida hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Interjet, Volaris and Mayair fly from Bacalar to Mérida 4 times a day.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Chetumal to Merida via Cancun
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Bus operators
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Mérida
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Mérida CAME
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$26 - $40
Economy
$16 - $23
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
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
viajeros.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bacalar to Mérida
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Estimated price
$60 - $80

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Mérida is 1 h behind Bacalar. It is currently 12:29 PM in Bacalar and 11:29 AM in Mérida.

Yes, the driving distance between Bacalar to Mérida is 346 km. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from Bacalar to Mérida.

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

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There are 294+ hotels available in Mérida. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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