There are 3 ways to get from Puebla to Tapachula by bus, plane or car

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Bus, fly  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Puebla - 4PTE to Mexico City International Airport T1
  2. Fly from Mexico City (MEX) to Tapachula (TAP) MEX - TAP

$63 - $261

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Bus  •  16 h

  1. Take the bus from Puebla CAPU to Tapachula Gl/Occ

$40 - $85

1 alternative option

Drive  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Puebla to Tapachula 652.9 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Puebla to Tapachula is to bus which costs $800 - $1600 and takes 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Puebla to Tapachula is to bus and fly which costs $1100 - $4900 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Puebla CAPU and arriving at Tapachula. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h.

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The distance between Puebla and Tapachula is 782 km. The road distance is 1044.6 km.

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The best way to get from Puebla to Tapachula without a car is to bus which takes 16 h and costs $800 - $1600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Puebla to Tapachula, including transfers.

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Puebla to Tapachula bus services, operated by ADO, depart from Puebla CAPU station.

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The quickest flight from Mexico City Airport to Tapachula Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Puebla to Tapachula bus services, operated by ADO, arrive at Tapachula station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Puebla to Tapachula is 1045 km. It takes approximately 12 h 21 min to drive from Puebla to Tapachula.

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Volaris and Aeroméxico offer flights from Mexico City Airport to Tapachula Airport.

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There are 18+ hotels available in Tapachula. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Puebla to Tapachula.
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  • Distance: 488.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Puebla, Mexico and Tapachula, Mexico?

ADO operates a bus from Puebla to Tapachula 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $85 and the journey takes 16 h.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mexico City to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Mexico City to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Bus operators
Estrella Roja
Website
estrellaroja.com.mx
Bus from Puebla - 4PTE to Mexico City International Airport T1
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Schedules at
aeropuertoer.com.mx
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Puebla CAPU to Tapachula
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$50 - $75
Economy
$40 - $65

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