There are 8 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

Cheapest option

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

6 alternative options

Fly to Palenque  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Merida (MID) to Palenque (PQM) MID - PQM

$63 - $242

Fly to Tapachula  •  7 h 6 min

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

$66 - $265

Fly to Villahermosa, bus  •  5 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  •  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

$36 - $81

Bus #2  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida CAME to Tuxtla Gutiérrez Ado/Gl/Platino/Occ

$35 - $73

Drive  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Mérida to Tuxtla Gutiérrez 508.6 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mérida to Chiapas is to bus which costs $650 - $1400 and takes 15 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mérida to Chiapas is to fly which costs $1800 - $7500 and takes 2 h 59 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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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Mérida to Chiapas, including transfers.

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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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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 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Flights from Merida to Tapachula via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Aereo Calafia
Website
calafiaairlines.com
Flights from Merida to Palenque via Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Merida to Palenque via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Merida to Palenque via Mexico City, Tuxtla Gutierrez
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Merida to Palenque via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
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
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Merida to Tapachula via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Merida to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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 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
Bus from Mérida CAME to Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$40 - $60
Economy
$30 - $50
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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