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There are 3 ways to get from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas by plane, bus or car

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Fly, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) CUN - TGZ
  2. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas

$60 - $294

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to San Cristóbal de las Casas OCC Cancun / ...

$30 - $75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas 656.1 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas is to bus which costs $650 - $1500 and takes 22 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas is to fly and bus which costs $1100 - $6000 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cancun Terminal ADO and arriving at San Cristóbal de las Casas. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 15 min.

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The distance between Cancún and San Cristóbal de las Casas is 784 km. The road distance is 1049.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 15 min and costs $650 - $1500.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas, including transfers.

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Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Cancun Terminal ADO station.

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The quickest flight from Cancun Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at San Cristóbal de las Casas station.

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San Cristóbal de las Casas is 1 h behind Cancún. It is currently 6:32 PM in Cancún and 5:32 PM in San Cristóbal de las Casas.

Map of how to get from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas.
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  • Distance: 490.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Cancún, Mexico and San Cristóbal de las Casas, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 22 h 15 min. Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $24
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $24
Economy
$6 - $9
Bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $70
Economy
$40 - $65
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
16 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
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Yes, the driving distance between Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas is 1050 km. It takes approximately 13 h 58 min to drive from Cancún to San Cristóbal de las Casas.

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Volaris and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Cancun Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport.

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There are 251+ hotels available in San Cristóbal de las Casas. Prices start at $14 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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