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There are 5 ways to get from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro by bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the bus from México Poniente to Morelia

Cheapest option

Bus via Observatorio  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Mexico Poniente to Morelia Central Poniente

3 alternative options

Bus via Taxqueña  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Taxqueña to Morelia

Drive  •  3h 55m

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro 346.3 km

Fly, taxi  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Morelia (MLM) MEX - MLM
  2. Take a taxi from Morelia to Lago de Pátzcuaro
Mexico City → Lago de Pátzcuaro
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lago de Pátzcuaro is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lago de Pátzcuaro is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lago de Pátzcuaro is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 911.

Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro is to drive which costs $600 - $900 and takes 3h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro is to fly and taxi which costs $2800 - $7000 and takes 3h 54m.

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The distance between Mexico City and Lago de Pátzcuaro is 264 km. The road distance is 346.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro without a car is to bus which takes 5h 16m and costs $550 - $1100.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Morelia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro is 346 km. It takes approximately 3h 55m to drive from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro.

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Aeromar offers flights from Mexico City Airport to Morelia Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Lago de Pátzcuaro. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Mexico City Airport is to line 4 night bus which takes 17 min and costs $6 - $30.

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Lago de Pátzcuaro.
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  • Distance: 264.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Lago de Pátzcuaro, Mexico?

Autovías operates a bus from México Poniente to Morelia once daily. Tickets cost $380 - $850 and the journey takes 4h.

Airlines
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.mx
Flights from Mexico City to Morelia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1400 - $3800
Bus operators
Autovías
Phone
800 622 22 22
Email
buzondeatencion@gho.mx
Website
autovias.com.mx
Bus from México Poniente to Morelia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Schedules at
autovias.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Poniente to Morelia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Schedules at
autovias.com.mx
ETN
Phone
800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from México Poniente to Morelia
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$420 - $600
Regular price at station
$490 - $650
Other operators
Taxi from Morelia to Lago de Pátzcuaro
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Estimated price
$1100 - $1400
Taxi Pet Friendly
Phone
+52 443 172 9164
Website
facebook.com
Taxi Central Morelia
Phone
+52 443 176 0706
Website
facebook.com
Radio Taxis Máquinas Rojas
Phone
+52 443 313 6100
Website
facebook.com
Radio Taxi Ejecutivo
Phone
+52 443 323 1009
Website
facebook.com
Radio Taxi Bonanza
Phone
+52 443 278 2494
Website
facebook.com

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