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How to get fromMérida to Isla Holboxby bus, ferry or shuttle

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There are 2 ways to get from Mérida to Isla Holbox by bus, ferry, or shuttle

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  1. Bus, ferry6h 13m

    1. Take the bus from Mérida Terminal Oriente to ChiquilábusMérida Oriente
    2. Take the ferry from Chiquilá to HolboxferryChiquilá

    $45–1,436

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  1. Shuttle, ferry6h 3m

    1. Take a shuttle bus from Mérida to Chiquiláshuttle
    2. Take the ferry from Chiquilá to HolboxferryChiquilá

    $260–4,961

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Map of how to get from Mérida to Isla Holbox.ExpandLaunch map view
  • Distance: 221.1 mi
  • Duration: 6h 13m

What companies run services between Mérida, Mexico and Isla Holbox, Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Mérida to Isla Holbox. However, you can take the bus to Chiquilá, walk to Chiquilá, take the ferry to Holbox, walk to Holbox, take the shuttle to Cabo Catoche, then travel to Isla Holbox. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle from Mérida to Isla Holbox via Chiquilá, Chiquilá, Holbox, Holbox, and Cabo Catoche in around 6h 3m.

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