There are 4 ways to get from Mexico City to Acapulco 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  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Acapulco (ACA) MEX - ACA

$60 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus ADO  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from México City TAPO Bus to Acapulco México-Acapulco

$15 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus CostaLine  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo Costa

$18 - $26

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Acapulco 226.7 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Acapulco is to bus which costs $370 - $550 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Acapulco is to fly which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $1200 - $5500.

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The distance between Mexico City and Acapulco is 296 km. The road distance is 363 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Mexico City to Acapulco, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from México City TAPO Bus and arriving at Acapulco. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Acapulco, Mexico?

Interjet, Aeroméxico and two other airlines fly from Mexico City to Acapulco every 3 hours. Alternatively, CostaLine operates a bus from Mexico City to Acapulco hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 54 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mexico City to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Bus operators
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México City TAPO Bus to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$25 - $35
Economy
$15 - $23

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