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There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles to Holbox Island by plane, bus and ferry, ferry, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Cancun, bus and ferry  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cancun (CUN) LAX - CUN
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cancun Airport to Holbox

$256 - $1,148

Cheapest option

Fly to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cozumel (CZM) LAX - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística to Chiquilá
  4. Take the ferry from Chiquila to Holbox

$230 - $1,855

2 alternative options

Train, drive, ferry  •  3 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Drive from Harrah's Casino to Chiquila
  3. Take the ferry from Chiquila to Holbox

$536 - $1,164

Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
  2. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  3. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Cancun Airport to Holbox

$390 - $696

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Holbox Island is to fly and bus and ferry which costs $250 - $1,200 and takes 10 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Holbox Island is to fly and bus and ferry which costs $250 - $1,200 and takes 10 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Holbox Island. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Holbox via San Antonio, Mexico City, Cancún Bus Station and Cancun Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 7 h.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Holbox Island is 2077 miles.

The best way to get from Los Angeles to Holbox Island without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 7 h and costs $390 - $700.

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It takes approximately 10 h 1 min to get from Los Angeles to Holbox Island, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Holbox Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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The quickest flight from Los Angeles Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 33 min.

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Los Angeles to Holbox Island bus services, operated by Transfer Holbox, arrive at Holbox station.

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Holbox Island is 3 h ahead of Los Angeles. It is currently 12:34 AM in Los Angeles and 2:34 AM in Holbox Island.

Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Holbox Island.
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  • Distance: 2076.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 1 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Holbox Island, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles to Holbox Island. However, you can take the train to LAX via FlyAway, take the walk to Los Angeles airport, fly to Cancun, take the walk to Cancun Airport, take the bus and ferry to Holbox, then take the walk to Holbox Island. Alternatively, you can take the train to LAX via FlyAway, take the walk to Los Angeles airport, fly to Cozumel, take the taxi to Cozumel, take the ferry to Playa del Carmen, take the walk to Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística, take the bus to Chiquilá, take the walk to Chiquila, take the ferry to Holbox, then take the walk to Holbox Island.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 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
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $5,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Miami
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $5,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 41 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
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 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $6,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 18 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $7,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $7,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $2,000
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $3,500
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,200
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $2,400
Flights from Los Angeles to Cozumel via Detroit
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $8,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Cancun
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 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
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
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 Cozumel via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
12 h 31 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $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
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
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Bus operators
Transfer Holbox
Phone
+52-984-875-23-42 whatsapp o+52-1-984-136-93-40
Bus and ferry from Cancun Airport to Holbox
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140
Schedules at
transferholbox.com
Book at
transferholbox.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen ADO Terminal Turística to Chiquilá
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $11
Bus from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $95
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
27 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$100 - $105
Ferry operators
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 - $9
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$9
Local
$3
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
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
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 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Holbox Monkeys Express
Phone
( 984 ) 875 20 29
Email
monkeysgroup@hotmail.com|
Ferry from Chiquila to Holbox
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
holboxisland.com
9 Hermanos
Phone
Whatsapp: +52-1-984-116-43-74
Website
en-holbox.com
Ferry from Chiquila to Holbox
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
el.holboxeno.com
Regular
$8
Local
$5

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