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There are 4 ways to get from Mexico City to Volcán Popocatépetl by bus or night bus

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Recommended option

Bus, travel  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Taxqueña to Totolapan
  2. Travel from Totolapan to Volcán Popocatépetl

3 alternative options

Night bus, bus, travel  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the night bus from San Jerónimo to Metro Taxqueña_2
  2. Take the bus from Taxqueña to Totolapan
  3. Travel from Totolapan to Volcán Popocatépetl

Night bus, bus, travel via Salto Del Agua_1_2  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the night bus from Salto Del Agua_1_2 to Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Sur
  2. Take the bus from Taxqueña to Totolapan
  3. Travel from Totolapan to Volcán Popocatépetl

Night bus, travel  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the night bus from Cetram Metro San Lázaro - Paradero Lado Norte to Francisco Goitia - 16 De Septiembre 39-A / ...
  2. Travel from Totolapan to Volcán Popocatépetl

Mexico City → Volcán Popocatépetl
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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 Volcán Popocatépetl is 911.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Volcán Popocatépetl is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Volcán Popocatépetl 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: 13 Apr 2021
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Questions & Answers

It is approximately 69 km to get from Mexico City to Volcán Popocatépetl.

The best way to get from Mexico City to Volcán Popocatépetl without a car is to bus and travel which takes 1h 41m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 41m to get from Mexico City to Volcán Popocatépetl, including transfers.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Volcán Popocatépetl. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Volcán Popocatépetl.
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  • Distance: 69.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 41m

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Volcán Popocatépetl, State of Mexico?

There is no direct connection from Mexico City to Volcán Popocatépetl. However, you can take the line 2 subway to Tasqueña, take the walk to Taxqueña, take the bus to Totolapan, then take the travel to Volcán Popocatépetl. Alternatively, you can take the night bus to Metro Taxqueña_2, take the walk to Taxqueña, take the bus to Totolapan, then take the travel to Volcán Popocatépetl.

Bus operators
Transportes Estrella Roja de Cuautla
Phone
+52 735 352 0549
Website
sites.google.com
Bus from Taxqueña to Totolapan
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Schedules at
sites.google.com
Economic
$30 - $45
First Class
$50 - $65
Corredores Concesionados
Website
semovi.df.gob.mx
Night bus from San Jerónimo to Metro Taxqueña_2
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
semovi.df.gob.mx
Servicio de Transportes Eléctricos
Phone
+52 55 2595 0000
Email
sugiere@ste.cdmx.gob.mx
Website
ste.cdmx.gob.mx
Night bus from Salto Del Agua_1_2 to Terminal Central De Autobuses Del Sur
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Servicio de Transportes Eléctricos
Line 4 to 8
$2
Line 1, 2 and 3
$4
Red de Transporte de Pasajeros
Website
rtp.cdmx.gob.mx
Night bus from Cetram Metro San Lázaro - Paradero Lado Norte to Francisco Goitia - 16 De Septiembre
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
rtp.cdmx.gob.mx

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