There are 4 ways to get from Monterrey to Cancún 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  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Monterrey (MTY) to Cancun (CUN) MTY - CUN

$73 - $402

3 alternative options

Bus via Puebla  •  37 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey to Puebla Nuevo Laredo - Puebla
  2. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Cancun Terminal ADO Ado Gl

$122 - $226

Bus  •  37 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Monterrey to Mexico Norte
  2. Take the bus from Mexico City to Cancun México-Cancún

$99 - $184

Drive  •  29 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Monterrey to Cancún 1576.3 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Monterrey to Cancún is to bus which costs $1800 - $3500 and takes 37 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Monterrey to Cancún is to fly which costs $1300 - $8000 and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The distance between Monterrey and Cancún is 1462 km. The road distance is 2522.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Monterrey to Cancún, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monterrey to Cancún. However, there are services departing from Monterrey and arriving at Cancun Terminal ADO via Puebla CAPU. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Monterrey, Mexico and Cancún, Mexico?

Interjet, Viva Aerobus and three other airlines fly from Monterrey to Cancún hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Monterrey to Cancún via Puebla and Puebla CAPU in around 37 h 45 min.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun via Tampico
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun via Veracruz
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun via Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Monterrey to Cancun
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Puebla
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$80 - $120
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Cancun Terminal ADO
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$65 - $95
Economy
$60 - $90
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
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Monterrey to Mexico Norte
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $60
Primera Select
$65 - $85
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Monterrey to México Norte
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$40 - $65
Ejecutivo
$67 - $71

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