There are 9 ways to get from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen by plane, ferry, 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 Baton Rouge to Cozumel, ferry  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Cozumel (CZM) BTR - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port

$274 - $886

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  4. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna Ado

$170 - $364

7 alternative options

Fly Baton Rouge to Cancun, bus  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Baton Rouge (BTR) to Cancun (CUN) BTR - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$225 - $1,346

Bus to New Orleans, fly to Cancun, bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
  2. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Cancun (CUN) MSY - CUN
  3. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$170 - $411

Bus to New Orleans, fly to Cozumel, ferry  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
  2. Fly from New Orleans (MSY) to Cozumel (CZM) MSY - CZM
  3. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port

$229 - $911

Bus, train via Nuevo Laredo  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
  2. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
  5. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna

$221 - $499

Bus, train  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
  2. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  4. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna Ado

$194 - $438

Bus via Villahermosa  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Baton Rouge, LA to San Antonio, TX
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to Matamoros
  3. Take the bus from Matamoros to Villahermosa
  4. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Valladolid
  5. Take the bus from Valladolid to Playa del Carmen

$181 - $277

Drive  •  41 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen 2043 miles

$270 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen is to bus and fly which costs $170 - $420 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen is to fly and ferry which takes 5 h 45 min and costs $270 - $900.

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The distance between Baton Rouge and Playa del Carmen is 1166 km. The road distance is 3269 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen. However, there are services departing from Baton Rouge, La and arriving at Playa del Carmen Alterna via Houston, Tx, San Antonio and México Central Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

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What companies run services between Baton Rouge, LA, USA and Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Baton Rouge to Playa del Carmen via Houston, Tx, San Antonio, Tx, San Antonio, and México Central Norte in around 2 days 9 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from New Orleans to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cozumel via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cozumel via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from New Orleans to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from New Orleans to Cozumel via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Flights from New Orleans to Cozumel via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,200
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from New Orleans to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Baton Rouge to Cozumel via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New Orleans to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 41 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $180
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $22
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$15 - $22
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $90
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Bus from Matamoros to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $85
Economy
$55 - $80
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to New Orleans, La
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Baton Rouge, La to Lafayette, La
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $85
Ejecutivo
$96 - $101
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $100
Full Fare
$95 - $130
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Antonio to Matamoros
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx
ATS
Bus from Villahermosa to Valladolid
Ave. Duration
12 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Valladolid to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Autobuses Oriente
Bus from Valladolid to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
yucatantoday.com
Ferry operators
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$11
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from San Miguel de Cozumel to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Regular
$5
Local
$4

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