There are 5 ways to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo 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.

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Fly to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) MEX - ZIH

$56 - $179

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Bus CostaLine  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal to Zihuatanejo Central de Autobuses Costa / ...

$32 - $72

3 alternative options

Fly to Lazaro Cardenas, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Lazaro Cardenas (LZC) MEX - LZC
  2. Take the bus from Lázaro Cárdenas to Zihuatanejo

$68 - $415

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Zihuatanejo

$33 - $37

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo 405 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo is to bus which costs $600 - $750 and takes 11 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo is to fly which costs $1000 - $3500 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Mexico City Airport (MEX) and Zihuatanejo is 328 km. The road distance is 648 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo, including transfers.

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Viva Aerobus, Volaris, Interjet and two other airlines offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo.
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  • Distance: 204.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 11 min

What companies run services between Mexico City Airport (MEX), Mexico and Zihuatanejo, Mexico?

Viva Aerobus, Interjet and three other airlines fly from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo every 4 hours. Alternatively, CostaLine operates a bus from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 58 min. Estrella de Oro also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Mexico City to Lazaro Cardenas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Bus operators
Estrella de Oro
Website
estrelladeoro.com.mx
Bus from Lázaro Cárdenas to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Terminal Tasqueña to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal to Zihuatanejo Central de Autobuses
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
La Linea
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
lalinea.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Norte to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
lalinea.com.mx

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