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There are 7 ways to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato by plane, shuttle, bus, helicopter or car

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Fly to Leon/Guanajuato

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX)

Fly to Aguascalientes, shuttle

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Aguascalientes (AGU)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Aguascalientes to Guanajuato

Fly to Queretaro, shuttle, bus

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Queretaro (QRO)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Queretaro Airport to San Miguel de Allende
  3. Take the bus from San Miguel de Allende to Guanajuato

Fly to San Luis Potosi, bus

  1. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to San Luis Potosi (SLP)
  2. Take the bus from San Luis Potosí to León
  3. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Air taxi, bus

  1. Take the Air taxi from Playa del Carmen Airport to Cancún International Airport
  2. Take the Air taxi from Cancún International Airport to Palenque Airport
  3. Take the bus from Palenque to Villahermosa
  4. Take the bus from Villahermosa to Querétaro
  5. Take the bus from Querétaro to Irapuato

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to Mexico City
  2. Take the bus from Mexico Central Norte to Leon
  3. Take the bus from León to Guanajuato

Drive

  1. Drive from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato

Cancun (CUN) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) flights

The flight time between Cancun (CUN) and Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) is around 4h 28m and covers a distance of around 1515 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 6m. Services are operated by Volaris, Viva Aerobus and Aeroméxico. Typically 59 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

59 Weekly Planes
4h 28m Average Duration
$886 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato is to fly and shuttle and bus which costs $2600 - $5000 and takes 8h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato is to fly which costs $2100 - $6000 and takes 6h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato. However, there are services departing from Playa del Carmen Alterna and arriving at Guanajuato via Mexico Central Norte and León. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 22m.

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The distance between Playa del Carmen and Guanajuato is 1474 km. The road distance is 1941.6 km.

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The best way to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato without a car is to Air taxi and bus which takes 24h 15m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 7m to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato, including transfers.

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Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Playa del Carmen Alterna station.

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The best way to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato is to fly which takes 6h 7m and costs $2100 - $6000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Cancun Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 27m.

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Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato bus services, operated by Unebus, arrive at Guanajuato station.

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Map of how to get from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato.
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  • Distance: 1473.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 7m

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

Volaris, Viva Aerobus and Aeroméxico fly from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato via Mexico Central Norte and León in around 32h 22m.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Cancun to Leon/Guanajuato via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1600 - $7000
Flights from Cancun to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1600 - $7500
Flights from Cancun to Queretaro via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1700 - $5500
Flights from Cancun to San Luis Potosi via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1600 - $6500
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Cancun to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1500 - $9500
Flights from Cancun to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1600 - $8500
Flights from Cancun to Aguascalientes via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1600 - $8500
Flights from Cancun to Queretaro
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1000 - $4900
Flights from Cancun to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1100 - $7000
Viva Aerobus
Website
vivaaerobus.com
Flights from Cancun to Leon/Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $4800
Flights from Cancun to Leon/Guanajuato via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$850 - $4800
Flights from Cancun to Queretaro
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1000 - $5500
Flights from Cancun to Queretaro via Monterrey
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1000 - $5500
Flights from Cancun to San Luis Potosi
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1100 - $5500
Bus operators
BajioGo
Phone
+52 415 185 8665
Email
info@bajiogo.com
Website
bajiogo.com
Shuttle from Queretaro Airport to San Miguel de Allende
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$499
Schedules at
bajiogo.com
ETN
Phone
+52 800 800 0386
Email
atn_clientes@etn.com.mx
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from San Miguel de Allende to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$110 - $160
Regular price at station
$130 - $180
Bus from Querétaro to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$160 - $230
Regular price at station
$200 - $260
Bus from México Central Norte to León
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$500 - $800
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Online discount
$500 - $750
Regular price at station
$600 - $800
Primera Plus
Phone
+52 477 710 0060
Website
wl.primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from San Miguel de Allende to Guanajuato
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to León
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$300 - $400
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Bus from Querétaro to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Bus from Mexico Central Norte to Leon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$550 - $750
Book at
cotizador.conectagfa.com.mx
Omnibus de Mexico
Phone
+52 800 765 6636
Email
contacto@odm.com.mx
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from San Luis Potosí to León
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Child & Senior discount
$160 - $240
Regular
$330 - $480
Turistab
Phone
+52 937 138 4100
Email
director_turistab@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Palenque to Villahermosa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$450
Schedules at
facebook.com
Bus from Villahermosa to Querétaro
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Futura Select
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
futura.com.mx
Bus from Santiago de Querétaro to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$195
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North to León
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$632
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Autobuses Elite
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Santiago de Querétaro to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$195
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North to León
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$632
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Chihuahuenses
Phone
800 507 5500
Email
contacto@estrellablanca.com.mx
Website
chihuahuenses.com.mx
Bus from Santiago de Querétaro to Irapuato
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$195
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mexico City North to León
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$632
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
ADO

Autobuses de Oriente (ADO) is one of Mexico’s largest bus companies, mainly operating south of Mexico City and into the Yucatan Peninsula. Choose from three bus classes: ADO (first class), ADO GL (luxury class) and ADO Platino (platinum class and the most expensive). All buses are comfortable, with reclining seats, blackout curtains, air conditioning and a toilet; ADO Platino offers additional amenities such as extra legroom, onboard Wi-Fi and individual screens.

Contact Details
Phone
+52 555 784 4652
Email
solucioneshola@ado.com.mx
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Playa del Carmen Alterna to Mexico City
Ave. Duration
25h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1700 - $3200
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
ADO
$1700 - $2500
ADO GL
$1900 - $3200
Other operators
Holbox Collection
Phone
+52 998 406 9004
Email
reservaciones3@atbcommerce.com
Website
holboxcollection.com.mx
Helicopter from Playa del Carmen Airport to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$14007
Schedules at
holboxcollection.com.mx
Helicopter from Cancún International Airport to Palenque Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$77833
Schedules at
holboxcollection.com.mx

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Yes, the driving distance between Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato is 1942 km. It takes approximately 22h 32m to drive from Playa del Carmen to Guanajuato.

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Volaris, Viva Aerobus and Aeroméxico offer flights from Cancun Airport to Leon/Guanajuato Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Guanajuato. Prices start at $2000 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Playa del Carmen to Cancun Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h and costs $1232.

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