There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Barrios to Cancún by car, plane, bus 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.

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Drive to Placencia, fly  •  10h 15m

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to Placencia
  2. Fly from Placencia (PLJ) to Cancun (CUN) PLJ - CUN

$7040 - $28079

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Drive, bus  •  19h 7m

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to Punta Gorda
  2. Take the bus from Punta Gorda to Belize City
  3. Take the bus from Belize City to Cancún

$996 - $1920

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Fly from Puerto Barrios  •  16h 28m

  1. Fly from Puerto Barrios (PBR) to Cancun (CUN) PBR - CUN

$1940 - $6719

Drive to San Pedro Sula, fly  •  7h 32m

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to San Pedro Sula
  2. Fly from San Pedro Sula (SAP) to Cancun (CUN) SAP - CUN

$5349 - $20803

Drive, bus, ferry  •  18h 10m

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to Independence
  2. Take the bus from Independence to Dangriga
  3. Take the ferry from Dangriga to Belize City
  4. Take the bus from Belize City to Cancún

Drive  •  16h 7m

  1. Drive from Puerto Barrios to Cancún 993.6 km

$1600 - $2400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Cancún is to drive and bus which costs $50 - $100 and takes 19h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Puerto Barrios to Cancún is to drive and fly which costs $270 - $1,100 and takes 7h 32m.

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The distance between Puerto Barrios and Cancún is 633 km. The road distance is 993.6 km.

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It takes approximately 10h 15m to get from Puerto Barrios to Cancún, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Placencia Airport to Cancun Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Cancún is 1h ahead of Puerto Barrios. It is currently 7:24 PM in Puerto Barrios and 8:24 PM in Cancún.

Yes, the driving distance between Puerto Barrios to Cancún is 994 km. It takes approximately 16h 7m to drive from Puerto Barrios to Cancún.

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Maya Island Air and Tropic Air offer flights from Placencia Airport to Cancun Airport.

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There are 1211+ hotels available in Cancún. Prices start at $1750 MXN per night.

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The best way to get from Puerto Barrios to Puerto Barrios Airport is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs $13 - $17.

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Map of how to get from Puerto Barrios to Cancún.
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  • Distance: 633 km
  • Duration: 10h 15m

What companies run services between Puerto Barrios, Guatemala and Cancún, Mexico?

TAG Airlines, Tropic Air and seven other airlines fly from Puerto Barrios to Cancún every 4 hours.

Airlines
Tropic Air
Website
tropicair.com
Flights from Placencia to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $55000
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$10000 - $49000
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$3100 - $14000
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $24000
TAG Airlines
Website
tag.com.gt
Flights from Placencia to Cancun via Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $55000
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, Belize City Goldson Intl Apt
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$10000 - $49000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, Houston
Ave. Duration
16h 8m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$3700 - $19000
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$5500 - $30000
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, San Salvador
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$3000 - $11000
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via San Salvador
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $20000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, Miami
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$2900 - $18000
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Miami
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7000 - $20000
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, Panama City
Ave. Duration
20h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$4500 - $17000
Flights from San Pedro Sula to Cancun via Panama City
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11000 - $27000
Skytrans
Website
skytrans.com.au
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City, San Jose
Ave. Duration
16h 33m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$2000 - $10000
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Puerto Barrios to Cancun via Guatemala City
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1600 - $6000
Bus operators
James Bus Company
Website
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Independence to Dangriga
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
Bus from Punta Gorda to Belize City
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $250
Schedules at
d02044893.brinkster.net
bus
Bus from Independence to Dangriga
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
belmopanonline.com
ADO
Phone
+52 800 369 4652
Website
ado.com.mx
Bus from Belize City to Cancún
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$460 - $1200
Schedules at
ado.com.mx
First
$600 - $900
Economy
$460 - $700
Ferry operators
Starla International
Phone
+504 9545-9322
Email
starlaferry@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Dangriga to Belize City
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
travelmundomaya.com

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