There are 2 ways to get from La Ceiba to Tikal by bus or car
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What companies run services between La Ceiba, Honduras and Tikal, Guatemala?
You can take a bus from La Ceiba to Tikal via San Pedro Sula, Flores - Santa Elena, Santa Elena - Mercado, and Parque Nacional Tikal in around 17 h 2 min.
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from La Ceiba to Tikal?
The distance between La Ceiba and Tikal is 344 km. The road distance is 671 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from La Ceiba to Tikal?
The cheapest way to get from La Ceiba to Tikal is to drive which costs $55 - $90 and takes 11 h 43 min.
What is the fastest way to get from La Ceiba to Tikal?
The quickest way to get from La Ceiba to Tikal is to drive which takes 11 h 43 min and costs $55 - $90.
Is there a direct bus between La Ceiba and Tikal?
No, there is no direct bus from La Ceiba to Tikal. However, there are services departing from La Ceiba and arriving at Parque Nacional Tikal via San Pedro Sula and Santa Elena - Mercado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 2 min.
How long does it take to get from La Ceiba to Tikal?
It takes approximately 17 h 2 min to get from La Ceiba to Tikal, including transfers.