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.

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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

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Fly to Cancun, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Cancun (CUN) MEX - CUN
  2. Take the bus from Terminal de Autobuses Cancún, Pino, Smz 22, Cancún, Benito Juárez, Quintana Roo, 77500, México to Pisté

$60 - $246

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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

$78 - $259

Bus  •  23 h 50 min

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

$60 - $161

Drive  •  17 h 29 min

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

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá. However, there are services departing from México TAPO and arriving at Chichen Itza via Puebla CAPU and Mérida. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 50 min.

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

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 50 min and costs .

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

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Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá bus services, operated by ADO, depart from México TAPO station.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Merida Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Chichen Itza station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá is 1440 km. It takes approximately 17 h 29 min to drive from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá.

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Viva Aerobus, Volaris, Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Merida Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Chichén-Itzá. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Chichén-Itzá.
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  • Distance: 694.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

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 Terminal CAPU, Puebla CAPU, Mérida CAME, and Mérida in around 23 h 50 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Merida
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Mexico City to Campeche
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $300
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Merida
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 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 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 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 - $11
Bus from Terminal de Autobuses Cancún, Pino, Smz 22, Cancún, Benito Juárez, Quintana Roo, 77500, México to Pisté
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $30
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$21 - $30
Economy
$11 - $16
Bus from Campeche to Merida
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $28
Economy
$9 - $14
Bus from México TAPO to Puebla Terminal CAPU
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $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
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancún Terminal ADO to Pisté
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ATS
Bus from Tenabo to Mérida TAME
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
yucatantoday.com
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