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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 13 min

  1. MEX - CTM

$66 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus via Palenque  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Ado
  2. Occ/Gl

$52 - $85

2 alternative options

Bus  •  24 h 10 min

  1. Au/Ado/Ado Gl/Platino / ...
  2. Ado

$53 - $101

Drive  •  16 h

  1. 836.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The distance between Mexico City and Chetumal is 1143 km. The road distance is 1339 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Chetumal is to bus which costs $1000 - $1700 and takes 21 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Chetumal is to fly which takes 3 h 13 min and costs $1200 - $4200.

No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Chetumal. However, there are services departing from México TAPO and arriving at Chetumal via Palenque. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Mexico City to Chetumal, including transfers.

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

Interjet and Volaris fly from Mexico City to Chetumal 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mexico City to Chetumal via Palenque in around 21 h 25 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México TAPO to Palenque
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Palenque to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mexico TAPO to Veracruz
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Veracruz to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
ado.com.mx

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