How to get from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas

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Recommended option

Bus Agencia de Viajes Chule  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Catazajá
  2. Take the bus from Palenque to Altamirano
  3. Take the bus from Altamirano to San Cristóbal de las Casas

Cheapest option

Bus Viajes de Lujo  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas Bacalar

$21

6 alternative options

Bus ADO  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Chetumal to San Cristóbal de las Casas Occ/Gl

$27 - $71

Taxi  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas 437.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas 437.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Chetumal, bus  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Chetumal (CTM) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) CTM - TGZ
  2. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas

$171 - $567

Bus to Cancun, fly, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) CUN - TGZ
  3. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas

$77 - $319

Bus, bus to Merida, fly  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Dziuché
  2. Take the bus from Dziuché to Terminal ADO Mérida CAME
  3. Fly from Merida (MID) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) MID - TGZ
  4. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas

$111 - $392

What companies run services between Bacalar, Quintana Roo, Mexico and San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas via Catazajá, Palenque, and Altamirano in around 10 h 36 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Chetumal to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from Cancun to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Merida to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chetumal to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Merida to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Bus operators
Agencia de Viajes Chule
Phone
+52 984 164 5441, +52 984 1837594, +52 229 119 0916
Bus from Bacalar to Catazajá
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Bacalar to Catazajá
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportadora Turística del Caribe
Bus from Bacalar to Catazajá
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from Palenque to Altamirano
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Altamirano to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Viajes de Lujo
Phone
+52 9831340796
Bus from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Dziuché
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Dziuché to Terminal ADO Mérida CAME
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bacalar and San Cristóbal de las Casas is 499 km. The road distance is 700 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas is to bus which costs $400 and takes 14 h.

The quickest way to get from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas is to fly and bus which takes 8 h 16 min and costs $3400 - $12000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bacalar and arriving at San Cristóbal de las Casas. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 14 h.

It takes approximately 10 h 36 min to get from Bacalar to San Cristóbal de las Casas, including transfers.