There are 4 ways to get from Cancún to Huatulco by plane, bus 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 to Huatulco  •  6 h 13 min

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

$86 - $384

Cheapest option

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

$57 - $96

2 alternative options

Fly to Puerto Escondido, bus  •  9 h 6 min

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

$161 - $390

Drive  •  19 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Cancún to Huatulco 927.2 miles

$120 - $180

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

Interjet, Viva Aerobus and four 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 Huatulco via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 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
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Cancun to Puerto Escondido via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday 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
$7 - $20
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$13 - $20
Full Fare
$9 - $13
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
$45 - $80
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cancún and Huatulco is 1162 km. The road distance is 1484 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cancún to Huatulco is to bus which costs $1100 - $1900 and takes 28 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Cancún to Huatulco is to fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $1700 - $8000.

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.

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