There are 4 ways to get from Cancún to Huatulco by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Huatulco  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Huatulco (HUX) CUN - HUX

$86 - $395

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Bus  •  28 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to Salina Cruz
  2. Take the bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco Salina Cruz-Pochutla

$66 - $116

2 alternative options

Fly to Puerto Escondido, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Puerto Escondido (PXM) CUN - PXM
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Escondido to Huatulco

$162 - $402

Drive  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Cancún to Huatulco 927.2 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Cancún to Huatulco is to bus which costs $1200 - $2200 and takes 28 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cancún to Huatulco is to fly which costs $1600 - $7500 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cancún to Huatulco. However, there are services departing from Cancun Terminal ADO and arriving at Huatulco via Salina Cruz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 6 min.

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The distance between Cancún and Huatulco is 1162 km. The road distance is 1483.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Huatulco without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 6 min and costs $1200 - $2200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Cancún to Huatulco, including transfers.

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Cancún to Huatulco bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Cancun Terminal ADO station.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Huatulco is to fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $1600 - $7500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1200 - $2200 and takes 28 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cancun Airport to Huatulco Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Cancún to Huatulco bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Huatulco station.

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Map of how to get from Cancún to Huatulco.
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  • Distance: 726.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Cancún, Mexico and Huatulco, Mexico?

Interjet, Aeroméxico and three other airlines fly from Cancún to Huatulco hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cancún to Huatulco via Salina Cruz and Salina Cruz in around 28 h 6 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Escondido to Huatulco
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $21
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $21
Full Fare
$9 - $13
Regular Price
$11
Internet Discount
$9
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to Salina Cruz
Ave. Duration
24 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$9 - $14

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Huatulco is 1 h behind Cancún. It is currently 12:24 AM in Cancún and 12:24 AM in Huatulco.

Yes, the driving distance between Cancún to Huatulco is 1484 km. It takes approximately 19 h 40 min to drive from Cancún to Huatulco.

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Viva Aerobus, Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from Cancun Airport to Huatulco Airport.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Huatulco. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Cancun Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $70 - $400.

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