There are 7 ways to get from Phoenix to Acapulco by plane, bus, train 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 to Acapulco  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Acapulco (ACA) PHX - ACA

$283 - $966

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  46 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, Az to Nogales
  2. Take the bus from Nogales, AZ to Guadalajara
  3. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco

$115 - $328

5 alternative options

Fly to Mexico City, bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Phoenix (PHX) to Mexico City (MEX) PHX - MEX
  2. Take the bus from México City TAPO Bus to Acapulco

$158 - $502

Bus  •  41 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix East to Guadalajara
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco Guadalajara

$229 - $274

Bus, train  •  43 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix, AZ, Phoenix Downtown to Tucson, AZ, Tucson
  2. Take the train from Tucson Amtrak to San Antonio Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
  4. Take the bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur
  5. Take the bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo

$228 - $572

Bus via Morelia  •  44 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Phoenix East to Morelia
  2. Take the bus from Morelia to Acapulco Morelia

$248 - $279

Drive  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Phoenix to Acapulco 1737.7 miles

$230 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Phoenix to Acapulco is to bus which costs $110 - $330 and takes 46 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Phoenix to Acapulco is to fly which takes 8 h 43 min and costs $280 - $1,000.

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The distance between Phoenix and Acapulco is 2210 km. The road distance is 2780 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to get from Phoenix to Acapulco, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Phoenix to Acapulco. However, there are services departing from Phoenix East and arriving at Acapulco via Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Phoenix, AZ, USA and Acapulco, Mexico?

United Airlines, American Airlines and five other airlines fly from Phoenix to Acapulco 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Phoenix to Acapulco via Guadalajara in around 41 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Phoenix to Acapulco via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Phoenix to Acapulco via Houston, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,900
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Phoenix to Acapulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Phoenix to Acapulco via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Phoenix to Acapulco via Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Phoenix to Mexico City via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Train operators
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from México City TAPO Bus to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$25 - $40
Economy
$16 - $24
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Phoenix East to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
28 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$185
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Phoenix East to Morelia
Ave. Duration
32 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$211
Schedules at
taproyal.com
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$45 - $75
Full Fare
$60 - $90
Regular Price
$82
Internet Discount
$70
Bus from Nuevo Laredo to Mexico Sur
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$60 - $90
Full Fare
$85 - $120
Bus from Morelia to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Book at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$35 - $55
Full Fare
$45 - $65
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix, AZ, Phoenix Downtown to Tucson, AZ, Tucson
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Antonio, Tx to Laredo, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Phoenix, Az to Nogales
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
CostaLine
Website
costaline.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City Taxqueña to Acapulco Papagayo
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
costaline.com.mx
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Nogales, AZ to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
25 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Plus
$55 - $80
Platinum
$80 - $110
Ejecutivo
$95 - $140
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Acapulco
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$35 - $55
Primera Select
$55 - $80

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