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There are 6 ways to get from Palenque to Mérida by bus, taxi, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Palenque to Mérida Palenque-Mérida

$23 - $45

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Bus via Campeche  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Palenque to Campeche Palenque-Campeche
  2. Take the bus from Campeche to Merida Ado

$26 - $64

Taxi  •  7h 21m

  1. Take a taxi from Palenque to Mérida 333.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  7h 21m

  1. Drive from Palenque to Mérida 333.3 miles

$40 - $65

Bus, fly  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Palenque to Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport
  2. Fly from Villahermosa (VSA) to Merida (MID) VSA - MID

$65 - $316

Shuttle  •  7h 21m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Palenque to Mérida

$375

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The cheapest way to get from Palenque to Mérida is to bus which costs $440 - $900 and takes 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Palenque to Mérida is to bus and fly which costs $1200 - $6500 and takes 5h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Palenque and arriving at Mérida. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Palenque and Mérida is 458 km. The road distance is 533.2 km.

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The best way to get from Palenque to Mérida without a car is to bus which takes 8h and costs $440 - $900.

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The bus from Palenque to Mérida takes 8h including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Palenque to Mérida bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Palenque station.

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The quickest flight from Villahermosa Airport to Merida Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Palenque to Mérida bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Mérida station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Palenque to Mérida is 533 km. It takes approximately 7h 21m to drive from Palenque to Mérida.

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Map of how to get from Palenque to Mérida.
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  • Distance: 286.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h

What companies run services between Palenque, Chiapas, Mexico and Mérida, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Palenque to Mérida 5 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $45 and the journey takes 8h.

Airlines
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Villahermosa to Merida
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Mayair
Website
mayair.com.mx
Flights from Villahermosa to Merida
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Palenque to Mérida
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$23 - $35
Bus from Palenque to Campeche
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$26 - $40
Economy
$16 - $24
Bus from Campeche to Merida
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $28
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$20 - $28
Economy
$9 - $14
Bus from Palenque to Carlos Rovirosa Pérez International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $26
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$18 - $26
Economy
$8 - $12
Wayak
Website
wayak.mx
Shuttle from Palenque to Mérida
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$375
Schedules at
wayak.mx
Other operators
Taxi from Palenque to Mérida
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Viva Aerobus and Mayair offer flights from Villahermosa Airport to Merida Airport.

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