There are 4 ways to get from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz by bus, plane, taxi or car

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Bus, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Huatulco (HUX) CUN - HUX

$93 - $403

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna to Salina Cruz
  2. Take the bus from Salina Cruz to Huatulco

$67 - $101

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna to Santo Domingo Tehuantepec
  2. Take a taxi from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec to Barra de la Cruz

$79 - $113

Drive  •  18 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz 885.9 miles

$110 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz is to bus and taxi which costs $1500 - $2200 and takes 23 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz is to bus and fly which costs $1700 - $8000 and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The distance between Playa del Carmen and Barra de la Cruz is 1079 km. The road distance is 1417.4 km.

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The best way to get from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 23 h 55 min and costs $1500 - $2200.

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cancun Airport to Huatulco Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Barra de la Cruz is 1 h behind Playa del Carmen. It is currently 4:05 PM in Playa del Carmen and 4:05 PM in Barra de la Cruz.

Yes, the driving distance between Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz is 1417 km. It takes approximately 18 h 43 min to drive from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz.

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Viva Aerobus, Interjet and Aeroméxico offer flights from Cancun Airport to Huatulco Airport.

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There are 133+ hotels available in Barra de la Cruz. Prices start at $31 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz.
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  • Distance: 674.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Playa del Carmen, Mexico and Barra de la Cruz, Mexico?

You can take a bus from Playa del Carmen to Barra de la Cruz via Salina Cruz, Salina Cruz, and Huatulco in around 27 h 16 min.

Airlines
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Huatulco via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Bus operators
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $23
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$16 - $23
Economy
$5 - $8
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna to Santo Domingo Tehuantepec
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $85
Economy
$50 - $80
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Alterna to Salina Cruz
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$60 - $85
Economy
$50 - $80
Other operators
Taxi from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec to Barra de la Cruz
Ave. Duration
2 h
Estimated price
$26 - $31

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