There are 4 ways to get from Guadalajara to Acapulco by bus, plane or car

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Sitren Línea 1, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the Sitren Línea 1 from Cámara de Comercio to Aviación
  2. Fly from Guadalajara (GDL) to Acapulco (ACA) GDL - ACA

$135 - $520

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Bus Estrella Blanca  •  16 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco Puerto Vallarta-Acapulco

$40 - $97

2 alternative options

Bus ETN  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco Guadalajara

$50 - $95

Drive  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Guadalajara to Acapulco 540.6 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Guadalajara to Acapulco is to bus which costs $750 - $1900 and takes 16 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guadalajara to Acapulco is to Sitren Línea 1 and fly which costs $2500 - $10000 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco. However, there are services departing from Jardín Aranzazú and arriving at Acapulco via Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 5 min.

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The distance between Guadalajara and Acapulco is 561 km. The road distance is 865 km.

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The best way to get from Guadalajara to Acapulco without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 5 min and costs $950 - $1800.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Guadalajara to Acapulco, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Guadalajara Airport to Acapulco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Guadalajara to Acapulco is 865 km. It takes approximately 9 h 14 min to drive from Guadalajara to Acapulco.

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  • Distance: 350.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

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

ETN operates a bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco 4 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
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
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Guadalajara to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Bus operators
Siteur
Website
siteur.gob.mx
Bus from Cámara de Comercio to Aviación
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
siteur.gob.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
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
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $55
Primera Select
$60 - $85

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Aeromar, Aeroméxico and Interjet offer flights from Guadalajara 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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