There are 7 ways to get from Miami to Cancún by plane, train, ferry, bus, night 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.

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Fly Miami to Cancun  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Cancun (CUN) MIA - CUN

$115 - $483

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Train, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Cancun  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
  2. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer Station to Fort Lauderdale Airport Station
  3. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Cancun (CUN) FLL - CUN

$118 - $578

Fly Miami to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Cozumel (CZM) MIA - CZM
  2. Take the ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
  3. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún Terminal ADO

$207 - $669

Bus, night bus  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  4. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  5. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun

$269 - $602

Bus  •  3 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Edinburg, Tx 831
  4. Take the bus from Reynosa to Villahermosa
  5. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Cancún Terminal ADO

$289 - $675

Bus, night bus via Tallahassee, Fl  •  3 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Houston, Tx
  3. Take the night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
  4. Take the bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
  5. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun

$271 - $612

Drive  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Drive from Miami to Cancún 2975.4 miles

$390 - $600

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Cancún is to fly which costs $110 - $490 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Cancún is to fly which costs $110 - $490 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Miami and Cancún is 531 miles. The road distance is 2975.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Cancún without a car is to bus and night bus which takes 3 days 9 h and costs $260 - $600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Miami to Cancún, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Miami to Cancún is to fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs $110 - $490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $280 - $700 and takes 3 days 14 h.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Cancun Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Cancún is 2975 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 8 h to drive from Miami to Cancún.

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LATAM Chile and American Airlines offer flights from Miami Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1061+ hotels available in Cancún. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Cancún.
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  • Distance: 530.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Cancún, Mexico?

LATAM Chile and American Airlines fly from Miami to Cancún every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Cancún via Miami International Airport Station Northbound, Miami, Fl, Atlanta, Ga, Dallas, Tx, Edinburg, Tx, Reynosa, and Villahermosa in around 3 days 14 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Cozumel
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Miami to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $3,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound to Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus operators
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $160
Flexible
$180 - $240
Night bus from Houston, Tx to San Antonio, Tx
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Edinburg, Tx
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Miami, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from San Antonio to México Central Norte
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $90
Ejecutivo
$103 - $108
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
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 - $100
Bus from Reynosa to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $90
Economy
$55 - $85
Bus from Villahermosa to Cancún Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$45 - $65
Economy
$35 - $55
Ferry operators
Ultramar Ferry
Phone
01 998 881 5890
Email
info@ultramar.com
Website
ultramarferry.com
Ferry from Cozumel Port to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
ultramarferry.com
Premium Plus
$9
First Class
$12
Plan Peninsular (Residentes en Yucatán, Campeche)
$7
Plan Quintana Roo (Residentes Q.Roo)
$4
Barcos Caribe
Phone
01 987 120 3982
Email
contacto@barcoscaribe.com
Website
barcoscaribe.com
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$8
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from Cozumel to Playa del Carmen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
winjet.mx
Book at
winjet.mx
Regular
$10
Local
$3

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