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

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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Bus, drive  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City Terminal Galgos Internacional to Quetzaltenango
  2. Drive from Quetzaltenango to Tapachula
  3. Take the bus from Tapachula to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

$33 - $72

4 alternative options

Bus Transport Guatemala  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Guatemala City to San Cristóbal de las Casas
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

$85 - $173

Bus via Tica Bus Tapachula  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Tica Bus Guatemala to Tica Bus Tapachula Guatemala
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

$40 - $75

Drive  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez 359.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Guatemala City (GUA) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) GUA - TGZ

$146 - $458

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez is to bus and drive which costs $30 - $75 and takes 9 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez is to fly which costs $140 - $460 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Guatemala City and Tuxtla Gutiérrez is 365 km. The road distance is 574.9 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 32 min to get from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez. However, there are services departing from El Amante and arriving at Tuxtla Gutiérrez via Guatemala City and San Cristóbal de las Casas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez is 575 km. It takes approximately 8 h 54 min to drive from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez.

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Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez bus services, operated by Transport Guatemala, arrive at San Cristóbal de las Casas station.

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Map of how to get from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez.
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  • Distance: 227.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 32 min

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

You can take a bus from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez via Reformita, Guatemala City, and San Cristóbal de las Casas in around 12 h 40 min. Alternatively, Interjet and Aeroméxico fly from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutiérrez every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Guatemala City to Tuxtla Gutierrez via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Bus operators
Trans Galgos Inter
AutobusesAexa
Phone
52 (961) 638-5018
Email
info@autobusesaexa.com
Website
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Bus from Tapachula to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from Guatemala City to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Tapachula to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $27
bus
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
autobusesaexa.com.mx
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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