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There are 7 ways to get from Mexico City to Xcalak by plane, taxi, bus, rideshare or car

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Fly, taxi  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Chetumal (CTM) MEX - CTM
  2. Take a taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak

$100 - $255

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Bus #2  •  24 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from México TAPO to Minatitlán
  2. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Bacalar
  3. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$55 - $77

5 alternative options

Bus  •  23 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from México Central Norte to Los Naranjos Ado
  2. Take the bus from San Andrés Tuxtla to Coatzacoalcos
  3. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Bacalar
  4. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$67 - $114

Bus via Puebla CAPU  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City TAPO to Puebla CAPU
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Coatzacoalcos Au
  3. Take the bus from Coatzacoalcos to Bacalar
  4. Take the bus from Bacalar to Xcalak

$59 - $106

Bus, Shared Taxi  •  28 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from México TAPO to Campeche Ado
  2. Take the bus from Campeche to Xpujil
  3. Take the Shared Taxi from Xpujil to Chetumal
  4. Take the bus from Chetumal Terminal Autobuses Caribe to Xcalak

$75 - $154

Drive  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Xcalak 936.7 miles

$120 - $190

Bus, rideshare  •  35 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun
  2. Take the bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
  3. Take the rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
  4. Take the bus from Limones to Xcalak

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The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Xcalak is to bus which costs $1000 - $1500 and takes 24 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Xcalak is to fly and taxi which costs $1900 - $5000 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Xcalak. However, there are services departing from Mexico City TAPO and arriving at Xcalak via Puebla CAPU, Coatzacoalcos and Bacalar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 36 min.

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The distance between Mexico City and Xcalak is 1195 km. The road distance is 1498.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mexico City to Xcalak without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 29 min and costs $1300 - $2200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Mexico City to Xcalak, including transfers.

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Mexico City to Xcalak bus services, operated by Estrella Roja, depart from Mexico City TAPO station.

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

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Mexico City to Xcalak bus services, operated by Autobuses Caribe, arrive at Xcalak station.

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Xcalak is 1 h ahead of Mexico City. It is currently 7:03 AM in Mexico City and 8:03 AM in Xcalak.

Map of how to get from Mexico City to Xcalak.
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  • Distance: 746.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

What companies run services between Mexico City, Mexico and Xcalak, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Mexico City to Xcalak via Autobuses del Norte, México Central Norte, Los Naranjos, San Andrés Tuxtla, Coatzacoalcos, and Bacalar in around 23 h 29 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Mexico City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México Central Norte to Los Naranjos
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$24 - $35
Bus from San Andrés Tuxtla to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$19 - $28
Economy
$9 - $13
Bus from México TAPO to Puebla Terminal CAPU
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$7 - $12
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Coatzacoalcos
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$21 - $35
Bus from México TAPO to Minatitlán
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $50
Economy
$25 - $40
Bus from México TAPO to Campeche
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $75
Economy
$45 - $70
Bus from Campeche to Xpujil
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$23 - $35
Economy
$13 - $19
Bus from Mexico City to Cancun
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$70 - $100
Economy
$65 - $95
Vive Mexico
Phone
+52 984 133 8674, 9371280768, 9841531307
Bus from Coatzacoalcos to Bacalar
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
facebook.com
Autobuses Caribe
Phone
+52 0155 5784 46 52, (809) 221-4422 x 2000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Bacalar to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Chetumal Terminal Autobuses Caribe to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Bus from Limones to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Estrella Roja
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Cancun Terminal ADO to Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Other operators
SUCHAA
Phone
+52 8320267, +52 98328164
Email
suchaa-unido@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Rideshare from Xpujil to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
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SUCHAA
Rideshare from Felipe Carrillo Puerto to Limones
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
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SUCHAA
Taxi from Chetumal to Xcalak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Yes, the driving distance between Mexico City to Xcalak is 1499 km. It takes approximately 18 h 33 min to drive from Mexico City to Xcalak.

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Volaris and Interjet offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Chetumal Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Xcalak. Prices start at $100 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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