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There are 3 ways to get from Lívingston to Tikal by ferry, bus or shuttle

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

Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce, bus Linea Dorada, Public Microbus  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce from Livingston to Rio Dulce
  2. Take the bus from Río Dulce to Santa Elena
  3. Take the Public Microbus from Santa Elena to Tikal

$32 - $39

Cheapest option

Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce, bus Autobuses FDN, Public Microbus  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce from Livingston to Rio Dulce
  2. Take the bus from Río Dulce to Flores - Santa Elena
  3. Take the Public Microbus from Santa Elena to Tikal

$24 - $35

1 alternative option

Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce, shuttle  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce from Livingston to Rio Dulce Livingston
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Rio Dulce to Tikal Bp7

$58

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lívingston to Tikal is to Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce and bus and Public Microbus which costs $30 - $40 and takes 9h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Lívingston to Tikal is to Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce and shuttle which costs $58 and takes 7h 28m.

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The distance between Lívingston and Tikal is 181 km.

The best way to get from Lívingston to Tikal without a car is to Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce and bus and Public Microbus which takes 9h 10m and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 9h 10m to get from Lívingston to Tikal, including transfers.

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There are three+ hotels available in Tikal. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lívingston to Tikal.
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  • Distance: 113.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 10m

What companies run services between Lívingston, Guatemala and Tikal, Guatemala?

There is no direct connection from Lívingston to Tikal. However, you can take the Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce to Rio Dulce, take the walk to Río Dulce, take the bus to Santa Elena, take the walk to Santa Elena, take the Public Microbus to Tikal, then take the walk to Tikal. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lívingston to Tikal via Rio Dulce, Río Dulce, Flores - Santa Elena, Santa Elena, and Tikal in around 11h 16m.

Bus operators
Public Microbus
Bus from Santa Elena to Tikal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Río Dulce to Flores - Santa Elena
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
lineadorada.info
Clark Tours
Phone
(502) 2412-4700
Email
info@clarktours.com.gt
Website
clarktours.com.gt
Shuttle from Rio Dulce to Tikal
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
clarktours.com.gt
Ferry operators
Ferry Fronteras Rio Dulce
Ferry from Livingston to Rio Dulce
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8

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