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

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Fly, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Flores (FRS) to Cancun (CUN) FRS - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$269 - $828

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Bus  •  11 h 50 min

  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

$36 - $85

3 alternative options

Bus via Chetumal  •  13 h 43 min

  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 / ...

$52 - $80

Drive  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Flores to Playa del Carmen 488.5 miles

$55 - $85

Shuttle, bus  •  14 h 58 min

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

$45 - $64

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The cheapest way to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen is to bus which costs $50 - $80 and takes 13 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which costs $260 - $850 and takes 5 h 14 min.

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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 11 h 50 min.

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The distance between Flores and Playa del Carmen is 508 km. The road distance is 781.5 km.

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The best way to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 50 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min 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 3 h 45 min 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 1 h ahead of Flores. It is currently 2:59 PM in Flores and 3:59 PM in Playa del Carmen.

Map of how to get from Flores to Playa del Carmen.
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  • Distance: 317.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 14 min

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 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Flores to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Belize City to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$24 - $35
Bus from Chetumal ADO to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$20 - $29
AV (Economy)
$18
ADO (Standard)
$20
OCC (Standard)
$21
ADO gl (first)
$25
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
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
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facebook.com
San Juan Travel
Phone
+502 7926 0042 / 79248018 / 55542218 / 55541719
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Flores to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Marlin Espadas
Phone
+52 983 837 32 29
Email
marlinespadasmexico@gmail.com
Website
marlinespadas.net
Shuttle from Flores to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
marlinespadas.net
Book at
marlinespadas.net
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Flores to Playa del Carmen is 782 km. It takes approximately 11 h 16 min 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 2455+ hotels available in Playa del Carmen. Prices start at $32 USD 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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