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There are 6 ways to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen by bus, rideshare, taxi, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  4 h 25 min

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

$16 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare, bus  •  4 h 47 min

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

$10

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 h 51 min

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

$80 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen 276.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, bus  •  3 h 2 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 - $374

Shuttle  •  5 h

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

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is to rideshare and bus which costs $187 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which costs $2000 - $7500 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chetumal ADO and arriving at Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Chetumal and Playa del Carmen is 268 km. The road distance is 442.8 km.

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The best way to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs $320 - $800.

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The bus from Chetumal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna takes 4 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chetumal to Playa del Carmen bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Chetumal ADO station.

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The quickest flight from Chetumal Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Chetumal to Playa del Carmen bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chetumal to Playa del Carmen is 443 km. It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to drive from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen.

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Map of how to get from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen.
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  • Distance: 167.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

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 $16 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min. Marvelus Bus & Shuttle also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Chetumal to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
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 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$29 - $45
Economy
$19 - $29
AV (Economy)
$17
ADO (Standard)
$19
OCC (Standard)
$21
ADO gl (first)
$25
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
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Playa del Carmen Colectivos
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
facebook.com
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
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Chetumal to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
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SUCHAA
Taxi from Chetumal to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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Mayair offers flights from Chetumal Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 2532+ hotels available in Playa del Carmen. Prices start at $35 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 $24 - $29.

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