There are 3 ways to get from Belize City to Chetumal by ferry, bus 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

Ferry  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker Belize City
  2. Take the ferry from Caye Caulker to Chetumal Caye Caulker

$57 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Belize City to Chetumal

$6 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Belize City to Chetumal 100.7 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Belize City, Belize and Chetumal, Mexico?

BBOC operates a bus from Belize City to Chetumal hourly. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Marlin Espadas also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Belize City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Bus from Belize City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Book at
marlinespadas.net
Ferry operators
San Pedro Water Taxi
Phone
+11 501 2232225
Email
info@belizewatertaxi.com
Website
sanpedrowatertaxi.com
Ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
belizewatertaxi.com
Book at
belizewatertaxi.com
Ocean Ferry
Phone
+501 223-0033 / 226-0033 / 226-2033
Email
support@oceanferrybelize.com
Website
oceanferrybelize.com
Ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
oceanferrybelize.com
Book at
ocean-ferry-belize.trekksoft.com
Caye Caulker Water Taxi
Phone
+501 223-5752
Email
ccwatertaxi@btl.net
Website
caribya.com
Ferry from Belize City to Caye Caulker
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
facebook.com
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Belize City to Chetumal?

The distance between Belize City and Chetumal is 113 km. The road distance is 161 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Belize City to Chetumal?

The cheapest way to get from Belize City to Chetumal is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Belize City to Chetumal?

The quickest way to get from Belize City to Chetumal is to drive which takes 2 h 28 min and costs $13 - $20.

Is there a direct bus between Belize City and Chetumal?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belize City and arriving at Chetumal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

Is there a direct ferry between Belize City and Chetumal?

No, there is no direct ferry from Belize City to Chetumal. However, there are services departing from Belize City and arriving at Chetumal via Caye Caulker. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Belize City to Chetumal?

It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Belize City to Chetumal, including transfers.