There are 7 ways to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay by bus, ferry, car or plane

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

Bus, ferry, drive via Tegucigalpa  •  40 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City
  2. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
  4. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda to San José
  5. Take the bus from San José to Matapalo
  6. Drive from Matapalo to Drake Bay

$353 - $467

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to San Jose, ferry  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to San Jose (SJO) CUN - SJO
  3. Take the bus from San José to Palmar Norte
  4. Take the ferry from Sierpe to Bahía Drake

$197 - $638

5 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City
  2. Take the bus from Belize City to San Pedro Sula
  3. Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
  4. Take the bus from Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda to San José
  5. Take the bus from San José to Uvita
  6. Drive from Uvita to Drake Bay

$201 - $284

Drive  •  34 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay 1379.8 miles

$200 - $310

Bus, ferry, drive  •  35 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Chetumal ADO Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Chetumal to Belize City
  3. Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
  4. Drive from Puerto Cortés to Sierpe
  5. Take the ferry from Sierpe to Bahía Drake

$227 - $293

Bus, fly to David, Private Water Taxi  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to David (DAV) CUN - DAV
  3. Take the bus from David to Paso Canoas
  4. Take the Private Water Taxi from Golfito to Puerto Jiménez
  5. Take the Private Water Taxi from Puerto Jiménez to Sirena
  6. Take the Private Water Taxi from Sirena to Bahía Drake

$899 - $1,611

Bus, fly to Changuinola, drive  •  35 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Changuinola (CHX) CUN - CHX
  3. Drive from Changuinola to Drake Bay

$258 - $930

What companies run services between Manuel Antonio Ay, Quintana Roo, Mexico and Drake Bay, Costa Rica?

There is no direct connection from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay. However, you can take the taxi to Tulúm, take the bus to Belize City, take the ferry to Puerto Cortés, take the taxi to San Pedro Sula, take the bus to Tegucigalpa, take the walk to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda, take the bus to San José, take the bus to Matapalo, then take the drive to Drake Bay. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Francisco Uh May, take the bus to Tulum Terminal ADO, take the walk to Tulúm, take the bus to Belize City, take the walk to Belize City, take the bus to San Pedro Sula, take the bus to Tegucigalpa, take the walk to Tegucigalpa Hotel Alameda, take the bus to San José, take the bus to Uvita, then take the drive to Drake Bay.

Airlines
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Cancun to San Jose via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Cancun to David via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Cancun to David via Mexico City, Panama City
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Air Panama
Website
airpanama.com
Flights from Cancun to Changuinola via Panama City, David, Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
24 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Cancun to Changuinola via Panama City, Cartagena, Panama City Marcos A Gelabert
Ave. Duration
27 h 17 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Cancun to San Jose via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to David via Panama City
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Cancun to David via Mexico City, Panama City
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Cancun to San Jose
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cancun to David via Houston, Panama City
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulúm to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Viana
Phone
(504) 2225-6583 - (504) 2516-1644
Website
vianatransportes.com
Bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
vianatransportes.com
Economy
$28
Executive
$46
Trans Nica
Transportes Delio Morales
Phone
+506 89221705, 85495010
Website
facebook.com
Bus from San José to Matapalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
southerncostarica.biz
Bus from San José to Uvita
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
southerncostarica.biz
Transportes Manabre
Phone
+501 223 1200 / 663 5957
Email
mundomayatravels@yahoo.com
Bus from Belize City to San Pedro Sula
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulum to Chetumal ADO Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Chetumal to Belize City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Panachif
Phone
Frontera 727-7054, Panamá 314-6885 Boletería, 314-6919
Website
transporte10pa.es.tl
Bus from David to Paso Canoas
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
transporte10pa.es.tl
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
ferry
Ferry from Sierpe to Bahía Drake
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
toursdrakebay.com
Sol de Osa
Phone
506 8632-8150 (English), 506 2735-5719 (Español)
Email
reservations@soldeosa.com
Website
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Golfito to Puerto Jiménez
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Puerto Jiménez to Sirena
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$390
Schedules at
soldeosa.com
Ferry from Sirena to Bahía Drake
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180
Schedules at
soldeosa.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay?

The distance between Manuel Antonio Ay and Drake Bay is 1374 km. The road distance is 2208 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay?

The cheapest way to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay is to bus and drive which costs $3800 - $5500 and takes 2 days 0 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay?

The quickest way to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay is to bus and fly and ferry which takes 16 h 29 min and costs $3700 - $13000.

How long does it take to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay?

It takes approximately 40 h 58 min to get from Manuel Antonio Ay to Drake Bay, including transfers.