There are 7 ways to get from Playa del Carmen to Belize City by bus, rideshare, car, plane or ferry

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

Bus via Tulum  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum
  2. Take the bus from Tulúm to Belize City Tulúm-Belice

$21 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to Belize City Terminal ADO

$20 - $45

5 alternative options

Bus, rideshare  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Limones
  2. Take the rideshare from Limones to Chetumal
  3. Take the bus from Chetumal to Belize City

$24 - $27

Drive  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Playa del Carmen to Belize City 284.6 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) CUN - BZE

$255 - $743

Bus, fly to Belize City Municipal  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Belize City Municipal (TZA) CUN - TZA

$165 - $673

Bus, fly to Dangriga, ferry  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Cancún International Airport T2
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Dangriga (DGA) CUN - DGA
  3. Take the ferry from Dangriga to Belize City

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Playa del Carmen to Belize City is to bus and rideshare which costs $460 - $550 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Playa del Carmen to Belize City is to bus and fly which costs $4800 - $15000 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between Playa del Carmen and Belize City is 367 km. The road distance is 455.3 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Playa del Carmen to Belize City, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Playa del Carmen Alterna and arriving at Belize City. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Playa del Carmen, Mexico and Belize City, Belize?

You can take a bus from Playa del Carmen to Belize City via Tulum and Tulúm in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Dangriga
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Municipal via Fort Lauderdale, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cancun to Dangriga via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Maya Island Air
Website
mayaislandair.com
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Cancun to Belize City Municipal via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, Dangriga
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Cancun to Dangriga via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Bus operators
Sindicato de taxistas Lázaro Cárdenas del Río
Phone
01 984 267 3111
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Playa del Carmen to Tulum
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
facebook.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Tulúm to Belize City
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$28 - $40
Economy
$18 - $26
Bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to Belize City
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$30 - $45
Economy
$20 - $30
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
Autobuses Mayab
Phone
55/5133-2424 or 01800/702–8000
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Terminal Turística to Limones
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
BBOC
Phone
+501 630-9303
Email
belizebusownerscoop@hotmail.com
Website
belizebus.wordpress.com
Bus from Chetumal to Belize City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
belizebus.wordpress.com
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Dangriga to Belize City
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com
Other operators
Colectivos de Chetumal
Phone
+52 983 832 8164
Rideshare from Limones to Chetumal
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5

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