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There are 6 ways to get from Chiapas to Cancún by plane, taxi, bus 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.

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Fly  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) to Cancun (CUN) TGZ - CUN

$59 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus Turismo Azul  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Cárdenas Tuxtla-Cárdenas
  2. Take the bus from Cárdenas to Cancún Turismo Azul Cancún - Coatzacoalcos

$26 - $53

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Taxi, bus  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Raudales Malpaso
  2. Take the bus from Raudales Malpaso to Cancún Ruta 5 Cancun - Raudales Malpaso

$42 - $45

Bus Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Cancún

$40 - $58

Bus via Villahermosa  •  21 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Villahermosa Ado/Occ/Gl/Platino
  2. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Cancún Terminal ADO Ado/Gl/Au

$48 - $101

Drive  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Cancún 698.5 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Chiapas to Cancún is to bus which costs $490 - $1100 and takes 17 h.

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The quickest way to get from Chiapas to Cancún is to fly which costs $1100 - $5500 and takes 3 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiapas to Cancún. However, there are services departing from Tuxtla Gutiérrez and arriving at Cancún Turismo Azul via Cárdenas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h.

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The distance between Chiapas and Cancún is 790 km. The road distance is 1117.6 km.

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The best way to get from Chiapas to Cancún without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 15 h 24 min and costs $800 - $900.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Chiapas to Cancún, including transfers.

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Chiapas to Cancún bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Tuxtla Gutiérrez station.

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The best way to get from Chiapas to Cancún is to fly which takes 3 h and costs $1100 - $5500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $490 - $1100 and takes 17 h.

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The quickest flight from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Chiapas to Cancún bus services, operated by Turismo Azul, arrive at Cancún Turismo Azul station.

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Map of how to get from Chiapas to Cancún.
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  • Distance: 493.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Chiapas, Mexico and Cancún, Mexico?

Viva Aerobus and Volaris fly from Chiapa de Corzo to Cancún once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Cancún via Cárdenas in around 17 h.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Bus operators
Agencia de Viajes Chule
Phone
+52 984 164 5441, +52 984 1837594, +52 229 119 0916
Bus from Raudales Malpaso to Cancún Ruta 5
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
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ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Cárdenas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $29
Economy
$10 - $16
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$22 - $35
Economy
$12 - $18
Bus from Villahermosa to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$35 - $55
Turismo Azul
Phone
+52 9983326135, +52 9983062644, +52 984 182 5370
Bus from Cárdenas to Cancún Turismo Azul
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Cárdenas to Cancún (Parque El Crucero)
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
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Transportadora Turística del Caribe
Bus from Cárdenas to Cancún
Ave. Duration
13 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
bus
Bus from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Cancún
Ave. Duration
16 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
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Other operators
Taxi from Tuxtla Gutiérrez to Raudales Malpaso
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Águilas Tours
Phone
+52 961 130 0411

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Cancún is 1 h ahead of Chiapas. It is currently 11:57 AM in Chiapas and 12:57 PM in Cancún.

Yes, the driving distance between Chiapas to Cancún is 1118 km. It takes approximately 14 h 42 min to drive from Chiapas to Cancún.

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Volaris and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1141+ hotels available in Cancún. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chiapas to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport is to taxi which takes 34 min and costs $110 - $140.

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