There are 5 ways to get from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala by bus, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus via San Cristóbal de las Casas  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas Bacalar
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala

$80 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Palenque to Comitán
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Comitán de Dominguez to Panajachel
  3. Take the bus from Panajachel to Antigua Guatemala

$55 - $185

3 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas Occ/Ado Gl
  2. Take the bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala

$92 - $158

Drive  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala 393.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Flores (FRS) to Guatemala City (GUA) FRS - GUA

$153 - $378

What companies run services between Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico and Antigua Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala via San Cristóbal de las Casas and San Cristóbal de las Casas in around 12 h 30 min. Alternatively, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and TAG Airlines fly from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala 5 times a day.

Airlines
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Flores to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Flores to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Bus operators
Turismo Alianza
Phone
+52 9211677641
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Viajes de Lujo
Phone
+52 9831340796
Bus from Palenque to San Cristóbal de las Casas
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Transport Guatemala
Website
transportguatemala.com
Bus from San Cristóbal de las Casas to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Schedules at
transportguatemala.com
Book at
transportguatemala.com
Transportes Caballero S.A de C.V
Phone
+52 998 122 3684
Email
sergiocaballero-06@hotmail.com
Bus from Palenque to Comitán
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Turansa
Website
turansa.com
Bus from Panajachel to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $150
Schedules at
turansa.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Palenque and Antigua Guatemala is 354 km. The road distance is 630 km.

The cheapest way to get from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala is to drive which costs $900 - $1300 and takes 10 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala is to drive which takes 10 h 12 min and costs $900 - $1300.

No, there is no direct bus from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala. However, there are services departing from Palenque and arriving at Antigua Guatemala via San Cristóbal de las Casas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 12 h 30 min to get from Palenque to Antigua Guatemala, including transfers.