There are 7 ways to get from Colima to Acapulco by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Colima  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Colima (CLQ) to Acapulco (ACA) CLQ - ACA

$135 - $569

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Bus via Lázaro Cárdenas  •  22 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Colima to Manzanillo
  2. Take the bus from Manzanillo to Lázaro Cárdenas
  3. Take the bus from Lázaro Cárdenas to Acapulco Centro Bus

$35 - $61

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Bus to Guadalajara, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Colima to Aeropuerto Guadalajara GDL
  2. Fly from Guadalajara (GDL) to Acapulco (ACA) GDL - ACA

$149 - $532

Bus to Manzanillo, fly  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Colima to Manzanillo
  2. Fly from Manzanillo (ZLO) to Acapulco (ACA) ZLO - ACA

$169 - $494

Bus ETN  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Colima to Guadalajara Colima / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco Guadalajara

$63 - $124

Bus via Ixtapa  •  16 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Colima to Cuatro Caminos
  2. Take the bus from Cuatro Caminos to Ixtapa
  3. Take the bus from Zihuatanejo to Acapulco

$47 - $98

Drive  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Colima to Acapulco 408.9 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Colima to Acapulco is to bus which costs $650 - $1200 and takes 22 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colima to Acapulco is to bus and fly which costs $2800 - $10000 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colima to Acapulco. However, there are services departing from Colima and arriving at Acapulco via Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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The distance between Colima and Acapulco is 485 km. The road distance is 654.2 km.

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The best way to get from Colima to Acapulco without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 30 min and costs $1100 - $2400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Colima to Acapulco, including transfers.

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Colima to Acapulco bus services, operated by ETN, depart from Colima station.

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The best way to get from Colima to Acapulco is to fly which takes 5 h 29 min and costs $2500 - $11000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1100 - $2400 and takes 15 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Colima Airport to Acapulco Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Colima to Acapulco bus services, operated by ETN, arrive at Acapulco station.

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Map of how to get from Colima to Acapulco.
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  • Distance: 302.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 29 min

What companies run services between Colima, Mexico and Acapulco, Mexico?

Aeromar flies from Colima to Acapulco once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Colima to Acapulco via Guadalajara in around 15 h 30 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Manzanillo to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Colima to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Guadalajara to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Colima to Aeropuerto Guadalajara GDL
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $29
Full Fare
$17 - $25
Regular Price
$21
Internet Discount
$19
Bus from Colima to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $30
Full Fare
$19 - $27
Regular Price
$21
Internet Discount
$19
Bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$50 - $75
Full Fare
$65 - $95
Regular Price
$87
Internet Discount
$74
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Colima to Manzanillo
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Colima to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Autovías
Website
autovias.com.mx
Bus from Colima to Cuatro Caminos
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
autovias.com.mx
Parhikuni
Website
parhikuni.com
Bus from Cuatro Caminos to Ixtapa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
parhikuni.com
La Linea
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
lalinea.com.mx
Bus from Cuatro Caminos to Ixtapa
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
lalinea.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Zihuatanejo to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$12 - $18
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Manzanillo to Lázaro Cárdenas
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$16 - $25
Primera Select
$25 - $35
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Lázaro Cárdenas to Acapulco Centro Bus
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Colima to Acapulco is 654 km. It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to drive from Colima to Acapulco.

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Aeromar offers flights from Colima Airport to Acapulco Airport.

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There are 464+ hotels available in Acapulco. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Colima to Colima Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs $80 - $100.

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