There are 3 ways to get from Cancún to Oaxaca by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Oaxaca (OAX) CUN - OAX

$98 - $333

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Bus  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cancún to Oaxaca Ado

$60 - $100

1 alternative option

Drive  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Cancún to Oaxaca 927.8 miles

$120 - $180

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cancún and arriving at Oaxaca. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 28 h 10 min.

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The distance between Cancún and Oaxaca is 1133 km. The road distance is 1484.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Oaxaca without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Cancún to Oaxaca, including transfers.

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Cancún to Oaxaca bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Cancún station.

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The best way to get from Cancún to Oaxaca is to fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cancun Airport to Oaxaca Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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

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Oaxaca is 1 h behind Cancún. It is currently 2:39 PM in Cancún and 2:39 PM in Oaxaca.

Yes, the driving distance between Cancún to Oaxaca is 1484 km. It takes approximately 19 h 43 min to drive from Cancún to Oaxaca.

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  • Distance: 708.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

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

Aeroméxico, Interjet and five other airlines fly from Cancún to Oaxaca hourly. Alternatively, ADO operates a bus from Cancún to Oaxaca once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 28 h 10 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cancun to Oaxaca via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún to Oaxaca
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $95

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Aeroméxico and Interjet offer flights from Cancun Airport to Oaxaca Airport.

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There are 265+ hotels available in Oaxaca. Prices start at $25 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 .

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