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There are 9 ways to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco 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.

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Fly from Guatemala City

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Manzanillo (ZLO)

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Bus to San Salvador, fly

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador
  2. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Manzanillo (ZLO)

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Bus to Tapachula, fly

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Malacatán
  2. Fly from Tapachula (TAP) to Manzanillo (ZLO)

Bus via Manzanillo

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Malacatán
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to Puebla
  3. Take the bus from México Terminal Norte to Manzanillo

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Tapachula
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to Balbuena
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Barra de Navidad

Bus #2

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Tapachula
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to Puebla
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Barra de Navidad

Bus #3

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Tapachula
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to México Central Norte
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Barra de Navidad

Bus via Colima

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala to Tapachula
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to Escuintla
  3. Take the bus from Escuintla to México Central Norte
  4. Take the bus from Mexico City North to Colima
  5. Take the bus from Colima to Barra de Navidad

Drive

  1. Drive from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco is to bus via Manzanillo, which costs $110 - $160 and takes 31h.

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The quickest way to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco is to fly which costs $110 - $750 and takes 9h 31m.

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The distance between Guatemala City and Playa El Coco is 1584 km. The road distance is 2229.3 km.

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The best way to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco without a car is to bus which takes 34h 49m and costs $130 - $180.

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It takes approximately 9h 31m to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco is to fly which takes 9h 31m and costs $110 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus via Manzanillo, which costs $110 - $160 and takes 31h.

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There is no direct flight from Guatemala City Airport to Manzanillo Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 26m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guatemala City to Playa El Coco is 2229 km. It takes approximately 26h 14m to drive from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco.

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Aeroméxico and United Airlines offer flights from Guatemala City Airport to Manzanillo Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Playa El Coco. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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Map of how to get from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco.
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  • Distance: 1583.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 31m

What companies run services between Guatemala City, Guatemala and Playa El Coco, Mexico?

Aeroméxico and United Airlines fly from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guatemala City to Playa El Coco via Malacatán, Tapachula, Puebla, San Lázaro_1_4, Oceanía, Autobuses Del Norte, México Terminal Norte, and Manzanillo in around 31h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Manzanillo via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2200 - $13000
Flights from Tapachula to Manzanillo via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2500 - $9500
Flights from San Salvador to Manzanillo via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1300 - $8000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Manzanillo via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$3600 - $13000
Flights from San Salvador to Manzanillo via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$3000 - $11000
Flights from San Salvador to Manzanillo via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$4200 - $13000
Bus operators
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 7947 7070
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Malacatán
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $320
Schedules at
transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Bus from Guatemala City to San Salvador
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Schedules at
transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Autobuses Titanium
Phone
+52 961 638 5018
Email
info@autobusestitanium.com
Website
autobusestitanium.com
Bus from Tapachula to Puebla
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$750
Schedules at
autobusestitanium.com
Bus from Tapachula to Balbuena
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$750
Schedules at
autobusestitanium.com
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from México Terminal Norte to Manzanillo
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1200 - $1700
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Tica Bus
Phone
+52 962 625 2435
Email
info@ticabus.com
Website
ticabus.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$480 - $650
Schedules at
ticabus.com
ETN
Phone
800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Barra de Navidad
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1300 - $2100
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$1300 - $1900
Regular price at station
$1500 - $2100
Bus from Colima to Barra de Navidad
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $350
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$230 - $320
Regular price at station
$270 - $350
Ómnibus Cristóbal Colón (OCC)
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1300 - $1500
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Escuintla to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1200 - $1350
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO

Autobuses de Oriente (ADO) is one of Mexico’s largest bus companies, mainly operating south of Mexico City and into the Yucatan Peninsula. Choose from three bus classes: ADO (first class), ADO GL (luxury class) and ADO Platino (platinum class and the most expensive). All buses are comfortable, with reclining seats, blackout curtains, air conditioning and a toilet; ADO Platino offers additional amenities such as extra legroom, onboard Wi-Fi and individual screens.

Contact Details
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1200 - $2300
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$1200 - $1900
ADO GL
$1400 - $2300
Omnibus de Mexico
Phone
800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North to Colima
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$460 - $1400
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Child & Senior discount
$460 - $700
Regular
$900 - $1400

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The best way to get from Guatemala City to Guatemala City Airport is to bus which takes 24 min and costs $1 - $65.

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