There are 4 ways to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya by 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

Bus ADO  •  5 h 59 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  •  10 h 44 min

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

Fly, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Cancun (CUN) TZA - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$651 - $2,226

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The cheapest way to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya is to bus which costs $26 - $65 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya is to fly and bus which costs $650 - $2,300 and takes 4 h 45 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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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya, including transfers.

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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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Map of how to get from Belize City to Riviera Maya.
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  • Distance: 218.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 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 $22 - $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, Wednesday 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
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
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, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Cancun via Dangriga, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,800
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
$22 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$22 - $35
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Belize City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
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

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