There are 8 ways to get from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen by plane, ferry, bus, train 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 Charlottesville to Cozumel, ferry  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Cozumel (CZM) CHO - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port

$329 - $1,953

Cheapest option

Fly Washington Dulles to Cancun, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cancun (CUN) IAD - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$207 - $745

6 alternative options

Fly Charlottesville to Cancun, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Cancun (CUN) CHO - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$290 - $1,563

Bus to Richmond, fly to Cancun, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
  2. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Cancun (CUN) RIC - CUN
  3. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$318 - $1,291

Train, drive, bus  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
  2. Drive from Harrah's Casino to Chiquilá
  3. Take the bus from Chiquilá to Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística

$429 - $845

Bus via Nuevo Laredo, Mx  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
  4. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna

$283 - $645

Bus  •  3 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx 831
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  4. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna Ado

$263 - $600

Drive  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen 3358.8 miles

$450 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $750 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 32 min and costs $290 - $1,600.

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The distance between Charlottesville and Playa del Carmen is 2105 km. The road distance is 5374 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna via Dallas, Tx, Nuevo Laredo and Puebla CAPU. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 12 h.

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What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Charlottesville to Playa del Carmen via Dallas, Tx, Nuevo Laredo, Mx, Nuevo Laredo, Puebla, and Puebla CAPU in around 3 days 12 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,900
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,400
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via New York La Guardia, Miami
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via Charlotte, Miami
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,900
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,300
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via New York La Guardia, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $2,300
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Washington Dulles, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,300
Flights from Charlottesville to Cozumel via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,400
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Charlottesville to Cancun via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Richmond to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $22
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$15 - $22
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Chiquilá to Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $25
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$17 - $25
Economy
$7 - $11
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $90
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$220 - $300
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Dallas, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$65 - $100
Full Fare
$90 - $130
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$55 - $85
Ejecutivo
$96 - $101
Ferry operators
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
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$8
First Class
$11
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
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from San Miguel de Cozumel to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Regular
$5
Local
$4

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