There are 5 ways to get from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá 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 Merida, bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Merida (MID) MEX - MID
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to Chichen Itza

$64 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City TAPO to Puebla CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Mérida CAME
  3. Take the bus from Mérida to Chichen Itza

$60 - $162

3 alternative options

Fly to Cancun, bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Cancun (CUN) MEX - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Cancún to Chichen Itzá

$63 - $244

Fly to Campeche, bus  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Campeche (CPE) MEX - CPE
  2. Take the bus from Campeche to Merida
  3. Take the bus from Mérida to Chichen Itza

$82 - $260

Drive  •  17 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá 900.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá is to bus which costs $1100 - $3100 and takes 24 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá is to fly and bus which costs $1200 - $4800 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Mexico City and Chichén-Itzá is 1112 km. The road distance is 1440.4 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá. However, there are services departing from Mexico City TAPO and arriving at Chichen Itza via Puebla CAPU and Mérida. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Chichén-Itzá, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá via Puebla CAPU, Mérida CAME, and Mérida in around 24 h 15 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Merida
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Mexico City to Campeche
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Merida
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Mexico City to Campeche
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Merida
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Mexico City to Merida
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Mérida to Chichen Itza
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $12
Bus from Cancún to Chichen Itzá
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$10 - $16
Bus from Campeche to Merida
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $29
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $29
Economy
$9 - $14
Bus from México TAPO to Puebla Terminal CAPU
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $26
Economy
$8 - $12
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Mérida CAME
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$55 - $80
Economy
$45 - $70
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