There are 8 ways to get from Guatemala City to Tulum by plane, bus, shuttle 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 Guatemala City to Cancun, bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Cancun (CUN) GUA - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum

$118 - $416

Cheapest option

Bus Fuente Del Norte  •  21 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City Centra Norte
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Tulum Belize City

$67 - $131

6 alternative options

Fly Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal, bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Belize City Municipal (TZA) GUA - TZA
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Tulum

$381 - $960

Shuttle to San Salvador, fly to Cancun, bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Guatemala City to La Libertad
  2. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Cancun (CUN) SAL - CUN
  3. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
  4. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum

$210 - $490

Fly Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, bus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) GUA - BZE
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Tulum

$201 - $680

Bus, drive  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to Río Dulce
  2. Drive from Río Dulce to Punta Gorda
  3. Take the bus from Punta Gorda to Belmopan
  4. Take the bus from Belmopan to Belize City
  5. Take the bus from Belize City to Tulum

$85 - $162

Bus via Santa Elena  •  23 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala Zona 1 to Santa Elena
  2. Take the bus from Flores to Chetumal
  3. Take the bus from Chetumal ADO Bus Station to Tulum

$70 - $113

Drive  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Guatemala City to Tulum 697.1 miles

$90 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guatemala City to Tulum is to bus which costs $65 - $140 and takes 21 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guatemala City to Tulum is to fly and bus which costs $110 - $420 and takes 7 h 2 min.

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The distance between Guatemala City and Tulum is 699 km. The road distance is 1115.4 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Guatemala City to Tulum, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guatemala City to Tulum. However, there are services departing from Guatemala Zona 1 and arriving at Tulum via Guatemala Centra Norte and Belize City. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 58 min.

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There are 585+ hotels available in Tulum. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Guatemala City to Tulum.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 436.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

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

You can take a bus from Guatemala City to Tulum via Ciudad Guatemala Centra Norte, Guatemala Centra Norte, Belize City, and Belize City in around 21 h 58 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal via Flores, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, San Pedro
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Flores
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Guatemala City to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,800
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Guatemala City to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Flores
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Cancun via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from San Salvador to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from San Salvador to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $420
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 Tulum
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
Guatemala Transportation
Phone
+5027762-2496
Website
guatemalatransportation.com
Shuttle from Guatemala City to La Libertad
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
guatemalatransportation.com
Book at
guatemalatransportation.com
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Guatemala City to Río Dulce
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Punta Gorda to Belmopan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
James Bus Line
Phone
(++501) 662-4475
Email
hickatee@gmail.com
Website
hickatee.com
Bus from Belmopan to Belize City
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
hickatee.com
Fuente Del Norte
Website
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
Bus from Guatemala Centra Norte to Belize City
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autobusesfuentedelnorte.com.gt
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
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal ADO Bus Station to Tulum
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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