There are 5 ways to get from Chetumal to Palenque by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus ADO  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Chetumal to Palenque Occ/Gl

$21 - $45

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Bus Viajes de Lujo  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Palenque Bacalar

$16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Palenque 303.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Chetumal to Palenque 303.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly, bus  •  7 h 49 min

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

$84 - $328

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chetumal and arriving at Palenque. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Chetumal and Palenque is 405 km. The road distance is 485.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chetumal to Palenque without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Chetumal to Palenque takes 6 h 30 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Chetumal to Palenque bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Chetumal station.

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There is no direct flight from Chetumal Airport to Villahermosa Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Chetumal to Palenque bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Palenque station.

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Palenque is 1 h behind Chetumal. It is currently 7:57 AM in Chetumal and 7:57 AM in Palenque.

Yes, the driving distance between Chetumal to Palenque is 486 km. It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to drive from Chetumal to Palenque.

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Volaris, Viva Aerobus and Interjet offer flights from Chetumal Airport to Villahermosa Airport.

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  • Distance: 252.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Chetumal, Mexico and Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Chetumal to Palenque 3 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Chetumal to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Chetumal to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal to Palenque
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
Bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $26
Economy
$8 - $12
Viajes de Lujo
Phone
+52 9831340796
Bus from Bacalar to Palenque
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Other operators
Taxi from Chetumal to Palenque
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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There are 72+ hotels available in Palenque. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chetumal to Chetumal Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs .

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