• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 10 ways to get from Houston to Xcalak by plane, car, taxi, bus, rideshare or train

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 Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal, drive  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Belize City Municipal (TZA) HOU - TZA
  2. Drive from Belize City Municipal to Xcalak

Cheapest option

Bus, AU  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  3. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Palenque Ado
  4. Take the AU from Palenque to Bacalar
  5. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$149 - $296

8 alternative options

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal, taxi  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Chetumal (CTM) HOU - CTM
  2. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak

$386 - $1,146

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, bus  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) HOU - BZE
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Bacalar
  3. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$180 - $439

Fly Houston to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, bus  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) IAH - BZE
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to Bacalar
  3. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$190 - $491

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun, bus, rideshare  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Cancun (CUN) HOU - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  4. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
  5. Take the bus from Limones to Xcalak

Fly Houston to Cancun, bus, rideshare  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Cancun (CUN) IAH - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  4. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
  5. Take the bus from Limones to Xcalak

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx 897 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Reynosa to Villahermosa
  4. Take the bus from Villahermosa to ADO Chetumal Ado
  5. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak

$192 - $415

Bus, AU via Palenque  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  3. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus to Palenque
  4. Take the AU from Palenque to Bacalar
  5. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$149 - $296

Drive  •  35 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Xcalak 1704.6 miles

$160 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Houston to Xcalak is to drive which costs $160 - $250 and takes 35 h 57 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Houston to Xcalak is to fly and taxi which costs $380 - $1,200 and takes 10 h 54 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Xcalak. However, there are services departing from Houston, Tx and arriving at Xcalak via San Antonio, México Central Norte, Palenque and Bacalar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

More details

The distance between Houston and Xcalak is 930 miles. The road distance is 1704.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Houston to Xcalak without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 2 days 2 h and costs $190 - $420.

More details

It takes approximately 11 h 53 min to get from Houston to Xcalak, including transfers.

More details

Houston to Xcalak bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Houston, Tx station.

More details

There is no direct flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Belize City Municipal Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 40 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Houston to Xcalak bus services, operated by Autobuses Caribe, arrive at Xcalak station.

More details

Xcalak is 1 h ahead of Houston. It is currently 1:47 AM in Houston and 2:47 AM in Xcalak.

Map of how to get from Houston to Xcalak.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 930.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 53 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Xcalak, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Houston to Xcalak via San Antonio, Tx, San Antonio, México Central Norte, Palenque, and Bacalar in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Houston to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,800
Flights from Houston to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Belmopan
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, San Pedro
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Dangriga
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Miami, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Atlanta, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Municipal via Fort Lauderdale, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Cancun via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via San Antonio, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $2,400
Flights from Houston to Cancun via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Cancun
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Cancun
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Atlanta, Cancun
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Miami, Cancun
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,200
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chetumal via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Houston Amtrak Station to San Antonio Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $290
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Belize City to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$10 - $15
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $28
Economy
$9 - $13
Bus from Reynosa to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Bus from Villahermosa to ADO Chetumal
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$24 - $35
Bus from México Central Norte to Palenque
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Bus from Palenque to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
Bus from Mexico City North Bus to Palenque
Ave. Duration
14 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Autobuses Caribe
Phone
+52 0155 5784 46 52, (809) 221-4422 x 2000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Limones to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Mcallen, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$100 - $105
Other operators
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
More information
SUCHAA
Taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

Want to know more about travelling around Mexico

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Xcalak is 1705 miles. It takes approximately 35 h 57 min to drive from Houston to Xcalak.

Get driving directions

Delta, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Tropic Air offer flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Belize City Municipal Airport.

Search flights

There are five+ hotels available in Xcalak. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Houston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to line 040 bus which takes 51 min and costs $2.

More details