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There are 6 ways to get from Chetumal to Punta Gorda by bus, ferry, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, ferry  •  10h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Chetumal to Belize City
  2. Take the ferry from Belize City to Dangriga
  3. Take the bus from Dangriga to Punta Gorda

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Bus  •  12h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Chetumal to Belize City Belize City
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Punta Gorda Belize City / ...

$15 - $20

4 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
  2. Take the ferry from San Pedro to Belize City
  3. Take the ferry from Belize City to Dangriga
  4. Take the bus from Dangriga to Punta Gorda

Drive  •  7h 15m

  1. Drive from Chetumal to Punta Gorda 445.5 km

$35 - $55

Ferry to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, fly, drive  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
  2. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to Placencia (PLJ) BZE - PLJ
  3. Drive from Placencia to Punta Gorda

Ferry, Private shuttle to Belize City Municipal, fly, drive  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
  2. Take a shuttle bus from San Pedro to Belize City Goldson Intl Airport
  3. Fly from Belize City Municipal (TZA) to Placencia (PLJ) TZA - PLJ
  4. Drive from Placencia to Punta Gorda

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chetumal to Punta Gorda is to bus which costs $310 - $430 and takes 12h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Chetumal to Punta Gorda is to drive which costs $750 - $1200 and takes 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chetumal to Punta Gorda. However, there are services departing from Chetumal and arriving at Punta Gorda via Belize City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 30m.

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The distance between Chetumal and Punta Gorda is 274 km. The road distance is 445.5 km.

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The best way to get from Chetumal to Punta Gorda without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 10h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 22m to get from Chetumal to Punta Gorda, including transfers.

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Chetumal to Punta Gorda bus services, operated by BBOC, depart from Chetumal station.

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The quickest flight from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport to Placencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 22 min.

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Chetumal to Punta Gorda bus services, operated by James Bus Company, arrive at Punta Gorda station.

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Punta Gorda is 1h behind Chetumal. It is currently 9:57 AM in Chetumal and 8:57 AM in Punta Gorda.

Map of how to get from Chetumal to Punta Gorda.
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  • Distance: 273.9 km
  • Duration: 10h 22m

What companies run services between Chetumal, Mexico and Punta Gorda, Belize?

You can take a bus from Chetumal to Punta Gorda via Belize City in around 12h 30m.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia
Ave. Duration
22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia via Belize City Municipal
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia via Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Placencia
Ave. Duration
22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Belize City Municipal to Placencia via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Maya Island Air
Website
mayaislandair.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia
Ave. Duration
26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Placencia via Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Bus operators
ADO

Autobuses de Oriente (ADO) is one of Mexico’s largest bus companies, mainly operating south of Mexico City and into the Yucatan Peninsula. Choose from three bus classes: ADO (first class), ADO GL (luxury class) and ADO Platino (platinum class and the most expensive). All buses are comfortable, with reclining seats, blackout curtains, air conditioning and a toilet; ADO Platino offers additional amenities such as extra legroom, onboard Wi-Fi and individual screens.

Contact Details
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal to Belize City
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
ADO
$12 - $18
ADO GL
$11 - $15
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Dangriga to Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Belize City to Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
Dolores & Rose Sho
Bus from Dangriga to Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belmopanonline.com
Bus from Chetumal to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Nautilus Express
Phone
+501 671 1414
Email
info@nautiluswatertaxi.com
Website
nautiluswatertaxi.com
Shuttle from San Pedro to Belize City Goldson Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
nautiluswatertaxi.com
Tropic Ferry
Phone
+501 2052616
Email
questions@tropicferry.com
Website
facebook.com
Shuttle from San Pedro to Belize City Goldson Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Belize City to Dangriga
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
San Pedro Water Taxi
Phone
+11 501 2232225
Email
info@belizewatertaxi.com
Website
sanpedrowatertaxi.com
Ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
belizewatertaxi.com
Book at
belizewatertaxi.com
Ferry from San Pedro to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
belizewatertaxi.com
Book at
belizewatertaxi.com
Ocean Ferry
Phone
+501 223-0033 / 226-0033 / 226-2033
Email
support@oceanferrybelize.com
Website
oceanferrybelize.com
Ferry from San Pedro to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
oceanferrybelize.com
Book at
ocean-ferry-belize.trekksoft.com
Caye Caulker Water Taxi
Phone
+501 223-5752
Email
ccwatertaxi@btl.net
Website
caribya.com
Ferry from San Pedro to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
facebook.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Chetumal to Punta Gorda is 446 km. It takes approximately 7h 15m to drive from Chetumal to Punta Gorda.

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Tropic Air and Maya Island Air offer flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt Airport to Placencia Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Punta Gorda. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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