There are 5 ways to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen by plane, bus, car or shuttle

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Fly, bus  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Flores (FRS) to Cancun (CUN) FRS - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport to Playa Del Carmen ADO Bus Station

$5273 - $16498

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Flores - Santa Elena to Belize City Santa Elena
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Playa del Carmen Belize City

$646 - $1724

3 alternative options

Bus via Chetumal  •  13h 55m

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

$959 - $1379

Drive  •  10h 8m

  1. Drive from Flores to Playa del Carmen 649.5 km

$1000 - $1600

Shuttle, bus  •  14h

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

$1193 - $1494

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The cheapest way to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen is to bus via Chetumal which costs $45 - $75 and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which costs $270 - $850 and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Flores to Playa del Carmen. However, there are services departing from Flores - Santa Elena and arriving at Playa del Carmen via Belize City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 50m.

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The distance between Flores and Playa del Carmen is 508 km. The road distance is 649.5 km.

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The best way to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen without a car is to bus which takes 11h 50m and costs $30 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen, including transfers.

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Flores to Playa del Carmen bus services, operated by Autobuses FDN, depart from Flores - Santa Elena station.

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There is no direct flight from Flores Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Flores to Playa del Carmen bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Playa del Carmen station.

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Playa del Carmen is 1h ahead of Flores. It is currently 8:26 PM in Flores and 9:26 PM in Playa del Carmen.

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  • Distance: 507.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Flores, Guatemala and Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Flores to Playa del Carmen via Belize City in around 11h 50m.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Flores to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $21000
Bus operators
Yellow Transfers
Phone
+52 800 021 8087
Email
info@yellowtransfers.com
Website
yellowtransfers.com
Bus from Cancún International Airport to Playa Del Carmen ADO Bus Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$190 - $400
Website
Yellow Transfers
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Flores - Santa Elena to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
Book at
facebook.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Belize City to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$400 - $1200
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$550 - $850
Economy
$400 - $600
Bus from Chetumal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$480 - $700
Economy
$280 - $410
San Juan Travel
Phone
+502 7926 0042 / +502 7926 0070 / +502 7924 8018 / +502 5554 2218 / +502 5554 1719
Email
sanjuantravel@hotmail.com.gt
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Flores to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$679
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Flores to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Book at
marlinespadas.net
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle

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Yes, the driving distance between Flores to Playa del Carmen is 649 km. It takes approximately 10h 8m to drive from Flores to Playa del Carmen.

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Tropic Air offers flights from Flores Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1549+ hotels available in Playa del Carmen. Prices start at $1750 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Flores to Flores Airport is to taxi which takes 3 min and costs $4 - $6.

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