There are 3 ways to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán by bus 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  •  11 h 21 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 Panajachel

$80 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  13 h 33 min

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

$35

1 alternative option

Bus  •  16 h 48 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 Panajachel

$93 - $139

What companies run services between Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico and Lago de Atitlán, Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán via San Cristóbal de las Casas, San Cristóbal de las Casas, and Panajachel in around 11 h 21 min.

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 Panajachel
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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
Phone
+502 77620120
Email
marvelustravel@gmail.com
Website
marvelustravel.com
Shuttle from Comitán de Dominguez to Panajachel
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
marvelustravel.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán?

The distance between Palenque and Lago de Atitlán is 323 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán?

The cheapest way to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán is to bus and shuttle which costs $661 and takes 13 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán?

The quickest way to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán is to bus which takes 11 h 21 min and costs $1500 - $2200.

How long does it take to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán?

It takes approximately 11 h 21 min to get from Palenque to Lago de Atitlán, including transfers.