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There are 8 ways to get from Celestún to Playa del Carmen by taxi, bus, car, plane or ferry

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

Taxi, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Mérida Fiesta Americana
  2. Take the bus from Mérida Fiesta Americana to Playa del Carmen Platino

$31 - $55

Cheapest option

Taxi, bus via Umán  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Umán
  2. Take the bus from Mérida TAME to Playa del Carmen Mérida

$23 - $52

6 alternative options

Taxi, bus via Cancún International Airport  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Mérida
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to Cancun Airport
  3. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport to Playa del Carmen

$38 - $80

Taxi, bus Autobuses Mayab  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Umán
  2. Take the bus from Umán to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$30 - $42

Taxi  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Playa del Carmen 236.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Celestún to Playa del Carmen 236.9 miles

$30 - $50

Taxi, fly to Cozumel, ferry  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Merida
  2. Fly from Merida (MID) to Cozumel (CZM) MID - CZM
  3. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen

$54 - $331

Taxi, fly to Cancun, bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Celestún to Merida
  2. Fly from Merida (MID) to Cancun (CUN) MID - CUN
  3. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$91 - $331

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Celestún to Playa del Carmen is to taxi and bus which costs $550 - $850 and takes 7 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Celestún to Playa del Carmen is to taxi which costs $1300 - $1700 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Celestún and Playa del Carmen is 346 km. The road distance is 379 km.

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The best way to get from Celestún to Playa del Carmen without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 5 h 47 min and costs $600 - $1100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Celestún to Playa del Carmen, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Merida Airport to Cozumel Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Playa del Carmen is 1 h ahead of Celestún. It is currently 10:14 AM in Celestún and 11:14 AM in Playa del Carmen.

Yes, the driving distance between Celestún to Playa del Carmen is 379 km. It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to drive from Celestún to Playa del Carmen.

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Aeroméxico, United Airlines, Mayair and two other airlines offer flights from Merida Airport to Cozumel Airport.

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There are 2560+ hotels available in Playa del Carmen. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Celestún to Playa del Carmen.
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  • Distance: 216.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Celestún, Mexico and Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Celestún to Playa del Carmen. However, you can take the taxi to Mérida Fiesta Americana then take the bus to Playa del Carmen. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mérida, take the bus to Cancún International Airport, then take the bus to Playa del Carmen.

Airlines
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Merida to Cozumel via Cancun
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Merida to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $220
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Merida to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Merida to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Merida to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mérida Fiesta Americana to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$24 - $35
Economy
$14 - $21
Bus from Mérida to Cancun Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$25 - $35
Economy
$15 - $22
Bus from Cancún International Airport to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Mérida TAME to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Book at
ado.com.mx
First
$24 - $35
Economy
$14 - $21
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mérida CAME to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Umán to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Ferry operators
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
winjet.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $9
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$9
Local
$3
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Celestún to Mérida Fiesta Americana
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$17 - $21

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