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There are 4 ways to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya by bus, car or plane

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Bus ADO  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Belize City to Tulum Belize City

$26 - $61

3 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Belize City to Riviera Maya 379.2 miles

$50 - $75

Bus Agencia de Viajes Chule  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Belize City to Chetumal Belize City
  2. Take the bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea Cancun / ...

Fly, bus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Cancun (CUN) TZA - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún to Puerto Aventuras

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The cheapest way to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya is to bus which costs $25 - $65 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya is to bus which costs $25 - $65 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Belize City and Riviera Maya is 350 km. The road distance is 606.8 km.

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The best way to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 8 min and costs $25 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Belize City Municipal Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Riviera Maya is 1 h ahead of Belize City. It is currently 8:10 AM in Belize City and 9:10 AM in Riviera Maya.

Yes, the driving distance between Belize City to Riviera Maya is 607 km. It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to drive from Belize City to Riviera Maya.

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Tropic Air offers flights from Belize City Municipal Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 2505+ hotels available in Riviera Maya. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya.
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  • Distance: 218.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Belize City, Belize and Riviera Maya, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Belize City to Riviera Maya once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via Belmopan, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via San Pedro, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via Placencia, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via Dangriga, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via Caye Caulker, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Belize City to Tulum
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belize City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Agencia de Viajes Chule
Phone
+52 984 164 5441, +52 984 1837594, +52 229 119 0916
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Transportadora Turística del Caribe
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Turismo Azul
Phone
+52 9983326135, +52 9983062644, +52 984 182 5370
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Turismo Diamante
Phone
+52 9981796618, +52 9981211990,(998)2568529
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Foránea
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Turistab
Phone
+52 3726653, 9371320691
Email
director_turistab@hotmail.com
Bus from Cancún to Puerto Aventuras
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com

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