There are 8 ways to get from Mexico City to Zacatecas 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 to Zacatecas  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Zacatecas (ZCL) MEX - ZCL

$78 - $375

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from México Poniente to Queretaro
  2. Take the bus from Queretaro to Zacatecas

$27 - $43

6 alternative options

Fly to Aguascalientes, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Aguascalientes (AGU) MEX - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$91 - $300

Fly to San Luis Potosi, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to San Luis Potosi (SLP) MEX - SLP
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to Zacatecas

$118 - $183

Bus Estrella Blanca  •  8 h 14 min

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

$28 - $61

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Mexico City International Airport T1 to Querétaro
  2. Take the bus from Queretaro to Zacatecas

$40 - $49

Bus ETN  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from México Central del Norte to Zacatecas Mexico Norte / ...

$35 - $65

Drive  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Mexico City to Zacatecas 383.8 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mexico City to Zacatecas is to bus which costs $500 - $900 and takes 11 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mexico City to Zacatecas is to fly which takes 3 h 11 min and costs $1500 - $7500.

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The distance between Mexico City and Zacatecas is 516 km. The road distance is 614 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Mexico City to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mexico City to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from Mexico City International Airport T1 and arriving at Zacatecas via Queretaro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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

Aeroméxico flies from Mexico City to Zacatecas twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mexico City to Zacatecas via Autobuses del Norte, México Norte, and San Luis Potosí in around 8 h 14 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Mexico City to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Mexico City to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 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 Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Mexico City to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $250
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$14 - $21
Full Fare
$10 - $15
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$11
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
$35
Internet Discount
$32
Bus from México Central del Norte to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $55
Full Fare
$45 - $65
Regular Price
$60
Internet Discount
$54
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$14 - $20
Ejecutivo
$13 - $15
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Queretaro to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
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 - $26
Primera Select
$27 - $40
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City International Airport T1 to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Pegasso
Website
pegasso.mx
Bus from México Poniente to Queretaro
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
pegasso.mx

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