There are 3 ways to get from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey by bus, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala Zona 1 to Cobán Special
  2. Take the bus from Cobán to Lanquín Coban

$19

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey 180.7 miles

$20 - $30

Shuttle  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey

$30

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The cheapest way to get from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey is to bus which costs $19 and takes 10 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 4 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey. However, there are services departing from Guatemala Zona 1 and arriving at Semuc Champey via Cobán and Lanquín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 37 min.

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The distance between Guatemala City and Semuc Champey is 116 km. The road distance is 289.1 km.

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The best way to get from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 37 min and costs $19.

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It takes approximately 10 h 37 min to get from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey, including transfers.

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Guatemala City to Semuc Champey bus services, operated by Transportes Monja Blanca, depart from Guatemala Zona 1 station.

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Guatemala City to Semuc Champey bus services, operated by , arrive at Lanquín station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guatemala City to Semuc Champey is 289 km. It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to drive from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Semuc Champey. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey.
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  • Distance: 72.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 37 min

What companies run services between Guatemala City, Guatemala and Semuc Champey, Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey via Cobán, Lanquín, and Semuc Champey in around 10 h 37 min.

Bus operators
Transportes Monja Blanca
Phone
+502 7961 8484
Email
info@grupomonjablanca.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guatemala Zona 1 to Cobán
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
tuverapaz.com
bus
Bus from Cobán to Lanquín
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Guatemala Transportation
Phone
+5027762-2496
Website
guatemalatransportation.com
Shuttle from Guatemala City to Semuc Champey
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
guatemalatransportation.com
Book at
guatemalatransportation.com

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