There are 4 ways to get from Mexico City to Quetzaltenango (State) by plane, car or bus

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Fly, drive  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Tapachula (TAP) MEX - TAP
  2. Drive from Tapachula to Coatepeque

$59 - $241

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Bus, drive via Huixtla ADO  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from México DF Balbuena to Huixtla ADO Ado
  2. Drive from Tapachula to Quetzaltenango

$49 - $89

2 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from México TAPO to Tapachula Gl/Occ
  2. Drive from Tapachula to Quetzaltenango

$57 - $94

Drive  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Quetzaltenango 812.5 miles

$100 - $160

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The distance between Mexico City and Quetzaltenango (State) is 954 km. The road distance is 1300 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Mexico City to Quetzaltenango (State), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Tapachula Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Quetzaltenango (State) is 1300 km. It takes approximately 15 h 37 min to drive from Mexico City to Quetzaltenango (State).

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Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Tapachula Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Quetzaltenango (State). Prices start at $12 USD 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 .

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Map of how to get from Mexico City to Quetzaltenango (State).
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  • Distance: 596 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Quetzaltenango (State), Guatemala?

There is no direct connection from Mexico City to Coatepeque. However, you can take the line 4 night bus to Terminal 1, take the walk to Mexico City airport, fly to Tapachula, then take the drive to Coatepeque. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Huixtla ADO, take the walk to Huixtla, take the bus to Tapachula, then take the drive to Quetzaltenango.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México DF Balbuena to Huixtla ADO
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $75
Economy
$45 - $70
Bus from México TAPO to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$55 - $80
Economy
$45 - $70

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