There are 6 ways to get from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta by plane, bus, car ferry 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

Fly San Jose Cabo to Puerto Vallarta  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from San Jose Cabo (SJD) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) SJD - PVR

$107 - $300

Cheapest option

Fly San Jose Cabo to Guadalajara, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from San Jose Cabo (SJD) to Guadalajara (GDL) SJD - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$77 - $210

4 alternative options

Bus to La Paz, fly to Puerto Vallarta  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz
  2. Fly from La Paz (LAP) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) LAP - PVR

$94 - $313

Bus, car ferry via Riviera Nayarit  •  24 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz
  2. Take the car ferry from La Paz Ferry Terminal to Mazatlan Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Riviera Nayarit

$106 - $150

Bus, car ferry  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cabo San Lucas to La Paz
  2. Take the car ferry from La Paz Ferry Terminal to Mazatlan Ferry Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta

$100 - $136

Drive  •  45 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta 2176.6 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta is to bus and car ferry which costs $2000 - $2900 and takes 24 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $2200 - $6500.

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The distance between Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta is 546 km. The road distance is 3483 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cabo San Lucas, Mexico and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Volaris, Viva Aerobus and six other airlines fly from Cabo San Lucas to Puerto Vallarta every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Flights from La Paz to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Puerto Vallarta via Toluca
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from La Paz to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from La Paz to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose Cabo to Puerto Vallarta via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from La Paz to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Bus operators
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Riviera Nayarit
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$28 - $45
Full Fare
$30 - $45
Bus from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$29 - $45
Full Fare
$30 - $50
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$25 - $35
Ferry operators

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