There are 8 ways to get from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque 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.

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Fly to Villahermosa, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Villahermosa (VSA) CUN - VSA
  2. Take the bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque

$57 - $243

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Bus Turistab  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cancún to Palenque

$22 - $56

6 alternative options

Fly to Palenque  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Palenque (PQM) CUN - PQM

$183 - $630

Fly to Tuxtla Gutierrez, bus  •  7 h 45 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
  3. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque

Fly to Ciudad Del Carmen, bus  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Ciudad Del Carmen (CME) CUN - CME
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad del Carmen to Villahermosa ADO
  3. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Palenque

$87 - $313

Bus Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
  2. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Colectivos to Xel Há Zona Arqueológica
  3. Take the bus from Tulum to Palenque

$36 - $60

Bus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from ADO Cancun to Palenque Occ/Ado/Au/Gl

$39 - $81

Drive  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque 524.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque. However, there are services departing from Cancún International Airport and arriving at Palenque via Terminal de Cancún and Cancún. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

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The distance between Cancun Airport (CUN) and Palenque is 664 km. The road distance is 839.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque, including transfers.

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Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque bus services, operated by Turistab, depart from Cancún station.

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The best way to get from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque is to fly which takes 6 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Cancun Airport to Villahermosa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque bus services, operated by Turistab, arrive at Palenque station.

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Palenque is 1 h behind Cancun Airport (CUN). It is currently 4:05 AM in Cancun Airport (CUN) and 4:05 AM in Palenque.

Yes, the driving distance between Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque is 839 km. It takes approximately 10 h 41 min to drive from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque.

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Map of how to get from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque.
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  • Distance: 415.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Cancun Airport (CUN), Mexico and Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico?

Interjet and Aeroméxico fly from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque 6 times a week. Alternatively, Turistab operates a bus from Cancun Airport (CUN) to Palenque once daily. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 11 h. Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Palenque via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Cancun to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Cancun to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Ciudad Del Carmen via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
TAR Aerolineas
Website
facebook.com
Flights from Cancun to Ciudad Del Carmen via Tampico
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $260
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $27
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $27
Economy
$8 - $12
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 Ciudad del Carmen to Villahermosa ADO
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$9 - $15
Bus from Villahermosa to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $27
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $27
Economy
$8 - $13
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from ADO Cancun to Palenque
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$35 - $55
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Bus from Cancún to Palenque
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
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Bus from Tulum to Palenque
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
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Turismo Alianza
Phone
+52 9211677641
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Bus from Tulum to Palenque
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
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ATS
Bus from Ciudad del Carmen to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Turistab
Phone
+52 3726653, 9371320691
Email
director_turistab@hotmail.com
Bus from Cancún to Palenque
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
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Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen Colectivos to Xel Há Zona Arqueológica
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
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Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Xel-Há
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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Viva Aerobus offers flights from Cancun Airport to Villahermosa Airport.

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