There are 4 ways to get from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta 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 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Mezcales

$26 - $38

3 alternative options

Bus ETN  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Riviera Nayarit

$30 - $60

Drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta 273.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Puerto Vallarta (PVR) MZT - PVR

$107 - $408

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta is to bus which costs $500 - $800 and takes 6 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta is to fly which takes 4 h 54 min and costs $2100 - $8500.

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The distance between Mazatlán and Puerto Vallarta is 315 km. The road distance is 438 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta. However, there are services departing from Mazatlán and arriving at Autotransportes Medina via Mezcales and Palmas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico?

TAP operates a bus from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min. Alternatively, Viva Aerobus, Aeroméxico and Volaris fly from Mazatlán to Puerto Vallarta every 3 hours.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta via Monterrey, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta via Tijuana
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Mazatlan to Puerto Vallarta via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Riviera Nayarit
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$28 - $45
Full Fare
$30 - $45

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