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There are 7 ways to get from León to Puerto Vallarta by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Leon/Guanajuato  •  3 h 12 min

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

$79 - $295

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Bus ETN  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Puerto Vallarta León

$37 - $64

5 alternative options

Bus to Aguascalientes, fly  •  4 h 41 min

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

$100 - $1,034

Bus to Guadalajara, fly  •  5 h 37 min

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

$73 - $258

Bus Vallarta Plus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara Primera Plus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias

$40 - $58

Bus via Sayulita  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from León to Guadalajara Primera Plus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Sayulita Guadalajara-Sayulita

$40 - $60

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from León to Puerto Vallarta 347.2 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from León to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $750 - $1200 and takes 9 h.

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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 12 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 Plaza las Glorias via Guadalajara and Bucerías. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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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 9 h and costs $750 - $1200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from León to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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León to Puerto Vallarta bus services, operated by Primera Plus, 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 12 min and costs $1500 - $6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $750 - $1200 and takes 9 h.

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The quickest flight from Leon/Guanajuato Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from León to Puerto Vallarta.
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  • Distance: 233.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

TAR Aerolineas, Interjet and Volaris fly from León to Puerto Vallarta once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from León to Puerto Vallarta via Guadalajara, Bucerias, and Bucerías in around 9 h.

Airlines
TAR Aerolineas
Website
facebook.com
Flights from Leon/Guanajuato to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Aguascalientes to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $420
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Leon/Guanajuato to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Aguascalientes to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Leon/Guanajuato to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Guadalajara to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from León to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$11
Bus from León to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$19 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $25
Regular Price
$26
Internet Discount
$22
Bus from León to Puerto Vallarta
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $55
Full Fare
$40 - $60
Regular Price
$62
Internet Discount
$52
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from León to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Vallarta Plus
Website
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Bucerias
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Bus from Guadalajara to Sayulita
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
vallartaplus.com
Book at
vallartaplus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between León to Puerto Vallarta is 556 km. It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to drive from León to Puerto Vallarta.

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TAR Aerolineas, Interjet and Volaris offer flights from Leon/Guanajuato Airport to Puerto Vallarta Airport.

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There are 715+ hotels available in Puerto Vallarta. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from León to Leon/Guanajuato Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs $65 - $75.

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