There are 6 ways to get from León to Puerto Vallarta by bus, plane 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.

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Bus to Guadalajara, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara
  2. Fly from Guadalajara (GDL) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) GDL - PVR

$79 - $261

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Bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara León
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta Acapulco-Puerto Vallarta

$39 - $67

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Bus to Aguascalientes, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Aguascalientes
  2. Fly from Aguascalientes (AGU) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) AGU - PVR

$103 - $1,037

Fly from Leon/Guanajuato  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) BJX - PVR

$81 - $297

Bus via Sayulita  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara León
  2. Take the bus from Zapoan to Sayulita Guadalajara-Sayulita

$50 - $75

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from León to Puerto Vallarta 347.2 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from León to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $700 - $1300 and takes 8 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from León to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which costs $1500 - $6000 and takes 3 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from León to Puerto Vallarta. However, there are services departing from León and arriving at Autotransportes Medina via Guadalajara, Zapoan, Sayulita and Palmas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 58 min.

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The distance between León and Puerto Vallarta is 374 km. The road distance is 555.5 km.

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The best way to get from León to Puerto Vallarta without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 58 min and costs $900 - $1500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from León to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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León to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by ETN, depart from León station.

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The best way to get from León to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $1500 - $6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $900 - $1500 and takes 7 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Guadalajara Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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León to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by Vallarta Plus, arrive at Sayulita station.

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Map of how to get from León to Puerto Vallarta.
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  • Distance: 233.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 28 min

What companies run services between León, Mexico and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

Interjet flies from León to Puerto Vallarta twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from León to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara, Zapopan, Zapoan, Sayulita, Puerto Vallarta, and Palmas in around 7 h 58 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Aguascalientes to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Leon/Guanajuato to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from León to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $26
Regular Price
$26
Internet Discount
$22
Bus from León to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $17
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$11
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Zapoan to Sayulita
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Book at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$17 - $25
Primera Select
$26 - $35

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