Directions from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala

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Recommended option

Bus  •  22 h

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  29 h 5 min

  1. Adogl/Occ

$63 - $133

5 alternative options

Bus via Escárcega  •  22 h 51 min

Bus, shuttle  •  26 h 20 min

$127 - $307

Drive  •  17 h 30 min

  1. 725.4 miles

$95 - $140

Fly from Merida  •  8 h 53 min

  1. MID - GUA

$164 - $451

Bus to Cancun, fly  •  8 h 57 min

  1. CUN - GUA

$137 - $436

What companies run services between Mérida, Mexico and Antigua Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala via Palenque, San Cristóbal de las Casas, and San Cristóbal de las Casas in around 22 h. Alternatively, Aeroméxico, Interjet and five other airlines fly from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala hourly.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cancun to Guatemala City via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mérida to Palenque
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Escárcega
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Escárcega to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
19 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
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 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Book at
ado.com.mx
Turismo Alianza
Phone
+52 9211677641
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Viajes de Lujo
Phone
+52 9831340796
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from Palenque to Altamirano
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Altamirano to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Clase Europea
Phone
+52 (999) 924 - 42 - 75
Email
gerenciaturismo@claseeuropea.com, contacto@claseeuropea.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Mérida to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
viajeros.com
San Juan Travel
Phone
+502 7926 0042 / 79248018 / 55542218 / 55541719
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Chetumal to Flores
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Guatemala Transportation
Phone
+5027762-2496
Website
guatemalatransportation.com
Shuttle from Flores to Cobán
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
guatemalatransportation.com
Book at
guatemalatransportation.com
Turansa
Website
turansa.com
Bus from Cobán to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Schedules at
turansa.com
Trans Galgos Inter

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mérida and Antigua Guatemala is 723 km. The road distance is 1161 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala is to bus which costs $1200 - $2700 and takes 29 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala is to fly which takes 8 h 53 min and costs $3200 - $9000.

No, there is no direct bus from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala. However, there are services departing from Mérida and arriving at Antigua Guatemala via Palenque and San Cristóbal de las Casas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h.

It takes approximately 22 h to get from Mérida to Antigua Guatemala, including transfers.