There are 6 ways to get from Mérida to Guatemala City 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 from Merida  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Merida (MID) to Guatemala City (GUA) MID - GUA

$153 - $450

Cheapest option

Bus ADO  •  27 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Tapachula Adogl/Occ
  2. Take the bus from Tapachula, Mexico to Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional

$63 - $127

4 alternative options

Bus to Cancun, fly  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida Fiesta Americana to Cancun Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Guatemala City (GUA) CUN - GUA

$125 - $424

Bus, drive  •  27 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Mérida to Bacalar
  2. Take the bus from Bacalar to Belize City
  3. Take the bus from Belize City to Punta Gorda
  4. Drive from Punta Gorda to Gualán
  5. Take the bus from Gualán to Ciudad Guatemala Calle 15

$80 - $130

Bus via Chetumal  •  29 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  2. Take the bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Chetumal ADO Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Chetumal to Flores
  4. Take the bus from Santa Elena to Guatemala Zona 1

$72 - $118

Drive  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Mérida to Guatemala City 745.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mérida to Guatemala City is to bus which costs $1200 - $2700 and takes 27 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mérida to Guatemala City is to fly which takes 7 h 26 min and costs $3100 - $9500.

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The distance between Mérida and Guatemala City is 711 km. The road distance is 1192 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Mérida to Guatemala City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mérida to Guatemala City. However, there are services departing from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME and arriving at Guatemala City Terminal Transgalgos Internacional via Tapachula, Mexico. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 41 min.

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

Aeroméxico, Interjet and six other airlines fly from Mérida to Guatemala City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mérida to Guatemala City via Tapachula and Tapachula, Mexico in around 27 h 41 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 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
Every day
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 20 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 and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Miami
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Merida to Guatemala City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
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 Fiesta Americana to Cancun Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Book at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$14 - $20
Bus from Bacalar to Belize City
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $27
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $27
Economy
$9 - $14
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
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Clase Europea
Phone
+52 (999) 924 - 42 - 75
Email
gerenciaturismo@claseeuropea.com, contacto@claseeuropea.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Mérida to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
viajeros.com
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Belize City to Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
Litegua
Phone
+502 2326-9595
Website
litegua.com
Bus from Gualán to Ciudad Guatemala Calle 15
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
litegua.com
Plus
$8
Especial
$6
Trans Galgos Inter
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Terminal ADO Mérida CAME to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Chetumal ADO Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
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

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