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There are 4 ways to get from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala by bus, car or plane

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Bus, drive  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Independence to Punta Gorda
  2. Drive from Punta Gorda to Río Dulce
  3. Take the bus from Río Dulce to Guatemala City

$56 - $88

Cheapest option

Fly from Placencia  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Placencia (PLJ) to Guatemala City (GUA) PLJ - GUA

$42 - $227

2 alternative options

Drive  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala 462.3 miles

$50 - $80

Drive to Puerto Barrios, fly  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Placencia to Puerto Barrios
  2. Fly from Puerto Barrios (PBR) to Guatemala City (GUA) PBR - GUA

$113 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 12 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala is to fly which costs $40 - $230 and takes 5 h 29 min.

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The distance between Placencia and Antigua Guatemala is 334 km. The road distance is 739.7 km.

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It takes approximately 18 h 26 min to get from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Placencia Airport to Guatemala City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Placencia to Antigua Guatemala is 740 km. It takes approximately 12 h 8 min to drive from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala.

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TAG Airlines, Tropic Air and Maya Island Air offer flights from Placencia Airport to Guatemala City Airport.

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There are 468+ hotels available in Antigua Guatemala. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Placencia to Placencia Airport is to drive which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala.
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  • Distance: 208.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 26 min

What companies run services between Placencia, Belize and Antigua Guatemala?

Maya Island Air, Tropic Air and TAG Airlines fly from Placencia to Antigua Guatemala hourly.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Placencia to Guatemala City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Placencia to Guatemala City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Flores
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Maya Island Air
Website
mayaislandair.com
Flights from Placencia to Guatemala City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $220
Flights from Placencia to Guatemala City via Dangriga, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $220
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Placencia to Guatemala City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Flores
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Placencia to Guatemala City via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Bus operators
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Independence to Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
bus
Bus from Independence to Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
Autobuses FDN
Phone
+502 79477070, +502 22513817, Whatsapp: +502 47397438
Email
info@transportesfuentedelnorte.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Río Dulce to Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
lineadorada.info

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