There are 6 ways to get from Culiacán to San Blas by bus, taxi, car or plane

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Bus, taxi via Mazatlán  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Culiacán to Mazatlán
  2. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Penas
  3. Take a taxi from Penas to San Blas

$52 - $84

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Bus, taxi  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Culiacán to Penas Tufesa
  2. Take a taxi from Penas to San Blas

$44 - $73

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Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Culiacán to San Blas 305.2 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Puerto Vallarta, bus, taxi  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Culiacan (CUL) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) CUL - PVR
  2. Take the bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
  3. Take a taxi from Rincón de Guayabitos to San Blas

$126 - $391

Fly to Guadalajara, bus, taxi  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Culiacan (CUL) to Guadalajara (GDL) CUL - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Zapopan to Tepic
  3. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$93 - $278

Fly to Tepic, taxi  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Culiacan (CUL) to Tepic (TPQ) CUL - TPQ
  2. Take a taxi from Tepic to San Blas

$201 - $737

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The cheapest way to get from Culiacán to San Blas is to drive which costs $750 - $1200 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Culiacán to San Blas is to drive which costs $750 - $1200 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Culiacán and San Blas is 420 km. The road distance is 488.3 km.

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The best way to get from Culiacán to San Blas without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 7 h 1 min and costs $950 - $1600.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Culiacán to San Blas, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Culiacan Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Culiacán to San Blas is 488 km. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Culiacán to San Blas.

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Interjet, Volaris, Aeroméxico and Viva Aerobus offer flights from Culiacan Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in San Blas. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Culiacán to Culiacan Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs $65 - $85.

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Map of how to get from Culiacán to San Blas.
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  • Distance: 262.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 1 min

What companies run services between Culiacán, Mexico and San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Culiacán to San Blas. However, you can take the bus to Mazatlán, take the bus to Penas, then take the taxi to San Blas. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Penas then take the taxi to San Blas.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Culiacan to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Culiacan to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Culiacan to Puerto Vallarta via La Paz, Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Culiacan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Culiacan to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Culiacan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Flights from Culiacan to Tepic via Tijuana
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Culiacan to Tepic via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Culiacan to Tepic via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 6 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Culiacan to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Culiacan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Culiacan to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Culiacán to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $26
Regular Price
$12
Internet Discount
$11
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Penas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$17 - $24
Bus from Culiacán to Penas
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$26 - $40
Bus from Zapopan to Tepic
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$15 - $22
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Mazatlán to Penas
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Culiacán to Penas
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Zapopan to Tepic
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Culiacán to Penas
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
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GotoBus
Plus
$18 - $26
Platinum
$28 - $35
Ejecutivo
$30 - $45
Compostela
Website
rivieranayarit.com.mx
Bus from Puerto Vallarta to Rincón de Guayabitos
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sayulitalife.com
Other operators
Taxi from Penas to San Blas
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$25 - $31

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