There are 4 ways to get from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Belize City Municipal  •  30 min

  1. Fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Placencia (PLJ) TZA - PLJ

$100 - $240

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Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Belize City to Placencia

$10

2 alternative options

Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to Placencia (PLJ) BZE - PLJ

$140 - $290

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) 142.4 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) is to bus which costs $10 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) is to fly which costs $100 - $240 and takes 30 min.

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The distance between Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) and Placencia Airport (PLJ) is 110 km. The road distance is 227.9 km.

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It takes approximately 30 min to fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Placencia (PLJ), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) is to fly which takes 30 min and costs $100 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $10 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Belize City Municipal Airport to Placencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) is 228 km. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ).

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Maya Island Air and Tropic Air offer flights from Belize City Municipal Airport to Placencia Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Placencia Airport (PLJ). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport is to shuttle which takes 30 min and costs $30.

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Map of how to get from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ).
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  • Distance: 68.9 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

What companies run services between Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA), Belize and Placencia Airport (PLJ), Belize?

Tropic Air and Maya Island Air fly from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Ritchie's Bus Service operates a bus from Belize City Municipal Airport (TZA) to Placencia Airport (PLJ) once daily. Tickets cost $10 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Maya Island Air
Website
mayaislandair.com
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Placencia via Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $430
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia
Ave. Duration
25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $230
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia via Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $230
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Placencia
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Placencia via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia via Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Bus operators
Ritchie's Bus Service
Bus from Belize City to Placencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com

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