There are 7 ways to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen by bus, rideshare, taxi, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Chetumal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna Chetumal-Playa del Carmen / ...

$13 - $40

Cheapest option

Rideshare, bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  2. Take the bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$12 - $20

5 alternative options

Bus via Bacalar  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna ADO Bacalar / ...

$17 - $60

Taxi  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen 276.8 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen 276.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, bus  •  2 h 42 min

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

$106 - $372

Shuttle  •  5 h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is to bus which costs $270 - $800 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which takes 2 h 42 min and costs $2100 - $8000.

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The distance between Chetumal and Playa del Carmen is 268 km. The road distance is 443 km.

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The bus from Chetumal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chetumal ADO and arriving at Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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

ADO operates a bus from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Chetumal to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$27 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
AV (Economy)
$16
ADO (Standard)
$18
OCC (Standard)
$20
ADO gl (first)
$23
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$26 - $40
Economy
$17 - $25
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $21
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$15 - $21
Economy
$5 - $8
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal ADO Bus Station to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Other operators
Colectivos de Chetumal
Phone
+52 983 832 8164
Rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Taxi from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95

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