There are 4 ways to get from Mexico City to El Tajín by bus, car or plane

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

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Terminal Poza Rica Futura / ...

$32 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus ADO  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Papantla de Olarte Ado

$22 - $45

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to El Tajín 182.2 miles

$24 - $35

Fly  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Poza Rica (PAZ) MEX - PAZ

$67 - $189

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The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to El Tajín is to drive which costs $460 - $700 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to El Tajín is to fly which costs $1200 - $3600 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Mexico City and El Tajín is 214 km. The road distance is 291.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from Mexico City to El Tajín, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and El Tajín, Mexico?

Estrella Blanca operates a bus from Mexico City to El Tajín hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Omnibus de Mexico also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Aeromar flies from Mexico City to El Tajín once daily.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mexico City to Poza Rica
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $310
Bus operators
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus Terminal to Terminal Poza Rica
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $21
Primera Select
$20 - $26
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North Bus to Poza Rica
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Papantla de Olarte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$24 - $35
Economy
$14 - $21

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