There are 4 ways to get from Cancún to Veracruz 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  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Veracruz (VER) CUN - VER

$46 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus Vive Mexico  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cancún to Coatzacoalcos
  2. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Veracruz Coatzacoalcos-Veracruz

$36 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from ADO Cancún to Veracruz Ado/Gl

$45 - $110

Drive  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cancún to Veracruz 830.3 miles

$110 - $170

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

Viva Aerobus and Interjet fly from Cancún to Veracruz twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cancún to Veracruz via Coatzacoalcos in around 19 h 45 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Veracruz via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Bus operators
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Cancún to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
facebook.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
AU (Economy)
$13
ADO (Standard)
$25
ADO gl (First)
$28
Bus from ADO Cancún to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cancún to Veracruz?

The distance between Cancún and Veracruz is 995 km. The road distance is 1328 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cancún to Veracruz?

The cheapest way to get from Cancún to Veracruz is to bus which costs $650 - $1000 and takes 19 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cancún to Veracruz?

The quickest way to get from Cancún to Veracruz is to fly which takes 3 h 24 min and costs $850 - $3100.

Is there a direct bus between Cancún and Veracruz?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from ADO Cancún and arriving at Veracruz. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Cancún to Veracruz?

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Cancún to Veracruz, including transfers.