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.

Recommended option

Fly to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo  •  1 h 11 min

  1. MEX - ZIH

$56 - $179

Cheapest option

Bus CostaLine  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Costa / ...

$32 - $67

3 alternative options

Fly to Lazaro Cardenas, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. MEX - LZC

$68 - $415

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  11 h 14 min

$32 - $36

Drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. 405 miles

$50 - $80

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 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 58 min. Estrella de Oro also services this route 4 times a day.

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 30 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
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 16 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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
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 - $45
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
$33
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
$36
Schedules at
lalinea.com.mx

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Questions & Answers

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

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.

The quickest way to get from Mexico City Airport (MEX) to Zihuatanejo is to fly which takes 1 h 11 min and costs $1000 - $3600.

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