There are 4 ways to get from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen 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, bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Cancun (CUN) MZT - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística

$121 - $448

Cheapest option

Bus  •  40 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Mexico Central Norte Mazatlán / ...
  2. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna Ado

$107 - $200

2 alternative options

Bus via Puebla  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Puebla
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna

$116 - $213

Drive  •  29 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen 1636 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen is to bus which costs $2200 - $4200 and takes 40 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $2400 - $9500.

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The distance between Mazatlán and Playa del Carmen is 2013 km. The road distance is 2618 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen. However, there are services departing from Mazatlán and arriving at Playa del Carmen Alterna via México Central Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and Playa del Carmen, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Mazatlán to Playa del Carmen via Mexico Central Norte and México Central Norte in around 40 h 25 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Monterrey, Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Cancun via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún International Airport T2 to Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $21
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$15 - $21
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from México Central Norte to Playa del Carmen Alterna
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $90
Economy
$60 - $90
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna
Ave. Duration
23 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $85
Economy
$55 - $80
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Mexico Central Norte
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$55 - $80
Full Fare
$70 - $100
Regular Price
$75
Internet Discount
$67
Bus from Mazatlán to Puebla
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $120
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlan to México Norte
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
TAP
Website
tap.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Mexico City North Bus
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tap.com.mx
Confort
$45 - $70

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