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There are 5 ways to get from Belize City to La Ceiba by ferry, bus, car or plane

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, bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba

$189

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Belize City to Flores - Santa Elena
  2. Take the bus from Flores - Santa Elena to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba

$69 - $100

3 alternative options

Ferry, bus via La Ceiba  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba

Drive  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Belize City to La Ceiba 466.8 miles

$65 - $95

Fly  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to La Ceiba (LCE) BZE - LCE

$84 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Belize City to La Ceiba is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 12 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belize City to La Ceiba is to ferry and bus which costs $189 and takes 11 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belize City to La Ceiba. However, there are services departing from Belize City and arriving at La Ceiba via Flores - Santa Elena and San Pedro Sula. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 37 min.

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The distance between Belize City and La Ceiba is 245 km. The road distance is 746.8 km.

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The best way to get from Belize City to La Ceiba without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 11 h 35 min and costs $189.

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It takes approximately 11 h 35 min to get from Belize City to La Ceiba, including transfers.

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Belize City to La Ceiba bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, depart from Belize City station.

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The best way to get from Belize City to La Ceiba is to bus which takes 19 h 37 min and costs $65 - $100. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $80 - $320 and takes 16 h 43 min.

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There is no direct flight from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport to La Ceiba Airport. The quickest flight takes 20 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Belize City to La Ceiba bus services, operated by Marvelus Bus & Shuttle, arrive at La Ceiba station.

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Map of how to get from Belize City to La Ceiba.
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  • Distance: 153.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 35 min

What companies run services between Belize City, Belize and La Ceiba, Honduras?

You can take a bus from Belize City to La Ceiba via Flores - Santa Elena and San Pedro Sula in around 19 h 37 min. Alternatively, Tropic Air, Aerolineas and four other airlines fly from Belize City to La Ceiba every 3 hours.

Airlines
Aerolineas
Website
als.aerocrs.net
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via Roatan
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via Guatemala City, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via San Salvador, San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via San Salvador, Roatan
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via Roatan, Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
CM Airlines
Website
cmairlines.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via San Salvador, Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Cayman Airways
Website
caymanairways.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to La Ceiba via Roatan, Grand Cayman
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Bus from Belize City to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Book at
facebook.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Cooperativa de Transporte Unión Coloneña COTUC
Phone
+504 2444-2181
Bus from San Pedro Sula to La Ceiba
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
thebusschedule.com
Travel Mundo Maya
Phone
+501.2231200
Email
mundomayatravels@yahoo.com
Website
travelmundomaya.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Belize City to La Ceiba is 747 km. It takes approximately 12 h 6 min to drive from Belize City to La Ceiba.

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CM Airlines, TAG Airlines, Cayman Airways and three other airlines offer flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport to La Ceiba Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in La Ceiba. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belize City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport is to shuttle which takes 30 min and costs $20.

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