There are 4 ways to get from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to San Luis Potosi (SLP) MEX - SLP

$108 - $168

Cheapest option

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from México Norte to San Luis Potosí Central Norte

$17 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus Grupo Senda  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Cuautitlán Izcalli to San Luis Potosí TDN/Diamante

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí 255.4 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and San Luis Potosí, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, Interjet and Aeromar fly from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí every 3 hours. Alternatively, Estrella Blanca operates a bus from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min. ETN also services this route every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mexico City to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Bus operators
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from México Norte to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$17 - $27
Primera Select
$27 - $40
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Norte to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$27 - $40
Full Fare
$30 - $45
Regular Price
$36
Internet Discount
$32
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Cuautitlán Izcalli to San Luis Potosí
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$22 - $35
Ejecutivo
$29 - $31

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mexico City and San Luis Potosí is 359 km. The road distance is 409 km.

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí is to bus which costs $340 - $950 and takes 4 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí is to fly which takes 2 h 45 min and costs $2100 - $3400.

No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí. However, there are services departing from Cierre de Circuito Metro La Raza - Frente al Metro La Raza and arriving at San Luis Potosí via México Norte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Mexico City to San Luis Potosí, including transfers.