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.

Recommended option

Fly Miami to Cancun  •  4 h 48 min

  1. MIA - CUN

$118 - $486

6 alternative options

Train, train to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Cancun  •  5 h 59 min

  1. FLL - CUN

$118 - $578

Fly Miami to Cozumel, ferry, bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. MIA - CZM

$211 - $672

Bus, night bus  •  3 days 9 h

$269 - $587

Bus, train  •  3 days 14 h

$267 - $582

Bus, night bus via Tallahassee, Fl  •  3 days 16 h

$292 - $667

Drive  •  2 days 8 h

  1. 2975.4 miles

$390 - $600

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

LATAM Chile and American Airlines fly from Miami to Cancún every 4 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Cozumel
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Miami to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $3,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cancun
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Room
$350 - $490
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 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
Night bus from Houston, Tx to Nuevo Laredo, Mx
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $95
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 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$60 - $85
Ejecutivo
$98 - $104
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 - $95
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $95
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Cancun Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $90
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $50
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Orlando to New Orleans
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Puebla
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$70 - $110
Full Fare
$95 - $140
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)
$6
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 - $7
Schedules at
barcoscaribe.com
Book at
barcoscaribe.com
ADULT
$7
Quintana Roo Residents
$4
Yucatan Peninsula Residents
$6
Mexico Waterjets
Phone
9878721588
Email
datos@mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Website
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Ferry from San Miguel de Cozumel to Playa del Carmen Ultramar Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mexicowaterjets.com.mx
Regular
$5
Local
$4

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Miami and Cancún is 849 km. The road distance is 4761 km.

The cheapest way to get from Miami to Cancún is to fly which costs $110 - $490 and takes 4 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Miami to Cancún is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs $110 - $490.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Miami to Cancún, including transfers.