There are 7 ways to get from Mérida to Chiapas by plane, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Tuxtla Gutierrez  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Merida (MID) to Tuxtla Gutierrez (TGZ) MID - TGZ

$98 - $388

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Bus via Cárdenas  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Cárdenas Ado/Occ/Au / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cárdenas to Tuxtla Gutiérrez Cárdenas-Tuxta

$35 - $79

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Fly to Tapachula  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Merida (MID) to Tapachula (TAP) MID - TAP

$66 - $265

Fly to Villahermosa, bus  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Merida (MID) to Villahermosa (VSA) MID - VSA
  2. Take the bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque

$65 - $317

Bus via Villahermosa  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida to Villahermosa ADO/GL/Platino
  2. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Tuxtla Gutiérrez Ado/Occ/Gl/Platino

$37 - $82

Bus  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida CAME to Tuxtla Gutiérrez CAME - Tuxtla Gutierrez

$36 - $78

Drive  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Mérida to Tuxtla Gutiérrez 508.6 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Mérida to Chiapas. However, there are services departing from Mérida and arriving at Tuxtla Gutiérrez via Villahermosa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 22 min.

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The distance between Mérida and Chiapas is 583 km. The road distance is 813.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mérida to Chiapas without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Mérida to Chiapas, including transfers.

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Mérida to Chiapas bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Mérida station.

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The best way to get from Mérida to Chiapas is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Merida Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Mérida to Chiapas bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Tuxtla Gutiérrez station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mérida to Chiapas is 814 km. It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to drive from Mérida to Chiapas.

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Viva Aerobus offers flights from Merida Airport to Tuxtla Gutierrez Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mérida to Chiapas.
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  • Distance: 364.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Mérida, Mexico and Chiapas, Mexico?

Viva Aerobus flies from Mérida to Chiapa de Corzo twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mérida to Tuxtla Gutiérrez via Villahermosa in around 14 h 22 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Merida to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Merida to Tapachula via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Merida to Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $230
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa via Monterrey, Cancun
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Merida to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport to Palenque
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $27
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $27
Economy
$8 - $12
Bus from Mérida to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$24 - $35
Bus from Villahermosa to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$12 - $19
Bus from Mérida CAME to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$30 - $50
Bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Cárdenas
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$35 - $50
Economy
$26 - $40
Bus from Cárdenas to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$10 - $16
ATS
Bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Cárdenas ADO
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25

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There are one+ hotels available in Chiapas. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mérida to Merida Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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