There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Isla Mujeres by plane, ferry, bus 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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Fly to Cancun, ferry  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancun (CUN) LAX - CUN
  2. Take the ferry from Puerto Juárez to Isla Mujeres

$131 - $1,000

5 alternative options

Fly to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cozumel (CZM) LAX - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún Terminal ADO
  4. Take the ferry from Puerto Juárez to Isla Mujeres

$224 - $1,793

Fly to Merida, bus, ferry  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Merida (MID) LAX - MID
  2. Take the bus from Mérida Fiesta Americana to Cancun Airport
  3. Take the ferry from Puerto Juárez to Isla Mujeres

$159 - $1,311

Fly to Chetumal, bus, ferry  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Chetumal (CTM) LAX - CTM
  2. Take the bus from Chetumal ADO Bus Station to Cancún Terminal ADO
  3. Take the ferry from Puerto Juárez to Isla Mujeres

$213 - $1,154

Fly to Campeche, bus, ferry  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Campeche (CPE) LAX - CPE
  2. Take the bus from Campeche Terminal de Segunda Clase to Cancún Terminal ADO
  3. Take the ferry from Puerto Juárez to Isla Mujeres

$236 - $686

Drive, ferry  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Playa Tortugas
  2. Take the ferry from Playa Tortugas to Isla Mujeres

$408 - $584

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Isla Mujeres is to fly and ferry which costs $130 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Isla Mujeres is to fly and ferry which costs $130 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 33 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Isla Mujeres is 2128 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Isla Mujeres, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 30 min.

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Isla Mujeres is 3 h ahead of Los Angeles Airport (LAX). It is currently 3:48 PM in Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and 5:48 PM in Isla Mujeres.

Delta, Volaris, Interjet and three other airlines offer flights from Los Angeles Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1045+ hotels available in Isla Mujeres. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Isla Mujeres.
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  • Distance: 2128.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Isla Mujeres, Quintana Roo, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Isla Mujeres. However, you can fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancún International Airport, take the bus to Cancún Bus Station, take the walk to Terminal de Cancún, take the bus to Puerto Juárez, then take the ferry to Isla Mujeres. Alternatively, you can fly to Cozumel, take the taxi to Cozumel Port, take the ferry to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port, take the walk to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística, take the bus to Cancún Terminal ADO, take the walk to Terminal de Cancún, take the bus to Puerto Juárez, then take the ferry to Isla Mujeres.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $3,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via San Jose Cabo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $2,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Chetumal via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Los Angeles to Chetumal via San Jose Cabo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Chetumal via Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Campeche via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Campeche via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Campeche via San Jose Cabo, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Los Angeles to Campeche via Puerto Vallarta, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $3,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Leon/Guanajuato, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $3,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Campeche via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $3,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $3,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $5,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
9 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $5,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $5,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $5,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $3,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Miami
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $3,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $6,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $6,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $7,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $7,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Austin, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $3,100
Flights from Los Angeles to Campeche via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $2,300
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $2,700
Flights from Los Angeles to Chetumal via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Chetumal via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $3,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $6,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $3,500
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Merida via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Bus operators
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal ADO Bus Station to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mérida Fiesta Americana to Cancun Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Book at
ado.com.mx
First
$25 - $35
Economy
$15 - $22
Bus from Campeche Terminal de Segunda Clase to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Book at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
Ferry operators
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Puerto Juárez to Isla Mujeres
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$6
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Ferry from Playa Tortugas to Isla Mujeres
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$8
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$10
Local
$3

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