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There are 6 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo  •  1 h 6 min

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

$56 - $179

Cheapest option

Bus CostaLine  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal to Ixtapa Costa

$33 - $53

4 alternative options

Fly to Lazaro Cardenas, bus  •  3 h 40 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 Estrella de Oro  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico Terminal Tasqueña to Zihuatanejo Pluss/Diamante / ...

$37 - $77

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

Questions & Answers

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 6 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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The best way to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 46 min and costs $600 - $1100.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo is to fly which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $1000 - $3500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $600 - $1100 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo is 648 km. It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to drive from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo.

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

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There are 252+ hotels available in Zihuatanejo. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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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 6 min

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

Interjet, Viva Aerobus 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 6 h 7 min.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Mexico City to Lazaro Cardenas
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
57 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
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City Sur Bus Terminal to Ixtapa
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
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
$35 - $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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