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There are 6 ways to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj by bus, car, plane, taxi or shuttle

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to Guatemala Zona 1
  2. Take the bus from Guatemala El Trebol to Nahualá

Bus via Chimaltenango

  1. Take the bus from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala
  2. Take the bus from Chimaltenango to Nahualá

Drive

  1. Drive from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj

Fly to Quetzaltenango

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Quetzaltenango (AAZ)

Fly to Retalhuleu, taxi

  1. Fly from San Salvador (SAL) to Retalhuleu (RER)
  2. Take a taxi from Retalhuleu to Chuipoj

Shuttle

  1. Take a shuttle bus from El Tunco to Antigua Guatemala
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Antigua Guatemala to San Pedro La Laguna

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The cheapest way to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 5h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj is to fly. Taking this option will cost $160 - $230 and takes 4h 50m.

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The distance between Playa El Tunco and Chuipoj is 250 km. The road distance is 347.2 km.

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The best way to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj without a car is to bus which takes 11h 54m and costs $45 - $75.

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It takes approximately 11h 54m to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj is to bus which takes 11h 54m and costs $45 - $75. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $160 - $230 and takes 4h 50m.

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There is no direct flight from San Salvador Airport to Quetzaltenango Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj is 347 km. It takes approximately 5h 29m to drive from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., Volaris El Salvador and TAG Airlines offer flights from San Salvador Airport to Quetzaltenango Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Chuipoj. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj.
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  • Distance: 250.5 km
  • Duration: 11h 54m

What companies run services between Playa El Tunco, El Salvador and Chuipoj, Guatemala?

You can take a bus from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj via La Libertad, San Salvador, San Salvador, Guatemala Zona 1, Plaza Barrios, Guatemala El Trebol, and Nahualá in around 11h 54m. Alternatively, TAG Airlines, Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and Volaris El Salvador fly from Playa El Tunco to Chuipoj twice daily.

Airlines
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from San Salvador to Quetzaltenango via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Flights from San Salvador to Retalhuleu via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Bus operators
Cristóbal Colón Autobuses (Línea Dorada y Trans Galgos Inter)
Guatemala Local Buses
Bus from Guatemala El Trebol to Nahualá
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Bus from Chimaltenango to Nahualá
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Transporte del SOL
Website
transportedelsol.com
Bus from San Salvador to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
transportedelsol.com
Transportes Velásquez y Zaculeu
Phone
+502 24735081, +502 77642145
Bus from Chimaltenango to Nahualá
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
facebook.com
Los Halcones
Phone
+502 24339180, +502 24394911, +502 7764 2764
Bus from Chimaltenango to Nahualá
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Book at
pasajebus.com
Travel To Guatemala Shuttle
Phone
+502 7832 0805
Email
aviajarguatemala@gmail.com
Website
aviajarguatemala.webnode.es
Shuttle from El Tunco to Antigua Guatemala
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
facebook.com
Marvelus Bus & Shuttle
Other operators
Taxi from Retalhuleu to Chuipoj
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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The best way to get from Playa El Tunco to San Salvador Airport is to drive which takes 34 min and costs $4 - $6.

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