There are 5 ways to get from Guatemala City to Mexico City by plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Guatemala City  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Mexico City (MEX) GUA - MEX

$96 - $311

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  21 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional to Quetzaltenango
  2. Drive from Quetzaltenango to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Huixtla ADO to México DF Balbuena Ado

$53 - $132

3 alternative options

Bus to Tapachula, fly  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Tecun Uman/Ayutla
  2. Fly from Tapachula (TAP) to Mexico City (MEX) TAP - MEX

$69 - $262

Bus  •  26 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to Tica Bus Tapachula Guatemala
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to México TAPO Gl/Occ

$67 - $115

Drive  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Guatemala City to Mexico City 925.8 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guatemala City to Mexico City is to bus and drive which costs $50 - $140 and takes 21 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guatemala City to Mexico City is to fly which costs $95 - $320 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Guatemala City and Mexico City is 1059 km. The road distance is 1481.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Guatemala City to Mexico City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guatemala City to Mexico City. However, there are services departing from El Amante and arriving at México TAPO via Tica Bus Guatemala and Tapachula. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guatemala City to Mexico City is 1481 km. It takes approximately 18 h 15 min to drive from Guatemala City to Mexico City.

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Map of how to get from Guatemala City to Mexico City.
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  • Distance: 661.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Guatemala City, Guatemala and Mexico City, Mexico?

Interjet, Skytrans and two other airlines fly from Guatemala City to Mexico City every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guatemala City to Mexico City via Reformita, Tica Bus Guatemala, Tica Bus Tapachula, and Tapachula in around 26 h 20 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Tapachula to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Guatemala City to Mexico City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Tapachula to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Guatemala City to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Tecun Uman/Ayutla
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Trans Galgos Inter
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Huixtla ADO to México DF Balbuena
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $75
Economy
$45 - $70
Bus from Tapachula to México TAPO
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$55 - $80
Economy
$45 - $70
Tica Bus
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to Tica Bus Tapachula
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ticabus.com
Book at
ticabus.com

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