There are 5 ways to get from Mazatlán to Chapala by bus, 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 TAP  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Zapopan

$52 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus Primera Plus  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlan to Guadalajara Primera Plus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Chapala

$26 - $52

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to Chapala 325.9 miles

$40 - $65

Fly from Mazatlan  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Guadalajara (GDL) MZT - GDL

$78 - $176

Bus to Culiacan, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
  2. Fly from Culiacan (CUL) to Guadalajara (GDL) CUL - GDL

$61 - $242

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The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to Chapala is to bus which costs $480 - $1000 and takes 11 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to Chapala is to drive which costs $800 - $1200 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to Chapala. However, there are services departing from Mazatlan and arriving at Chapala via San Pedrito and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 43 min.

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The distance between Mazatlán and Chapala is 466 km. The road distance is 521.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Chapala without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 28 min and costs $950 - $1400.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Mazatlán to Chapala, including transfers.

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Mazatlán to Chapala bus services, operated by Primera Plus, depart from Mazatlan station.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Chapala is to bus which takes 6 h 28 min and costs $950 - $1400. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $1400 - $3400 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Mazatlán to Chapala.
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  • Distance: 291 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico?

TAP operates a bus from Mazatlán to Chapala hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Aeroméxico, Interjet and four other airlines fly from Mazatlán to Chapala hourly.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Tijuana
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Culiacan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Culiacan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Mexico City, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Mexico City, Monterrey
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Culiacan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Guadalajara via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Bus operators
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Zapopan
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$28 - $40
Bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $23
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$16 - $23
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlan to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
15 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$22 - $35
Primera Select
$35 - $50
Autotransportes Chapala
Phone
018007272727, (52)3336195675, (52)3336193312
Website
chapalaplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Chapala
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
chapalaplus.com.mx
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$20 - $29
Full Fare
$18 - $26
Regular Price
$12
Internet Discount
$11

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